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 George S. “Boots” Abood

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George S. “Boots” Abood

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 24 Sep 2010 (aged 93)
Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Bridgeville, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 98189629 View Source
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A lifetime member of St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, Bridgeville Pa.
Retired steel worker and president of the USWA Local 178 for 13 years, avid golfer, and award winning swing dancer in his early years.
Husband for 60 years of the late Lucy (Blazic) Abood and father of Georganne (Jack) Wagner. WW2 B24 Gunner and POW

WW2 Service

Waist Gunner S/Sgt George S. Abood, POW
Squadron: 567th 389th Bomb Group 8th AAF
Pilot 2/Lt William D. Roe, EVD Roanoke, VA

Missing Air Crew Report Details
USAAF MACR#: 8668
Date Lost: 25-Jul-44
Serial Number: 42-95026
Aircraft Model B-24H-25-FO
Aircraft Letter: I-
Aircraft Name: YANKEE REBEL
Location: St. Lo / Periers, France
Cause: AA 5 EVD, 1 KIA, 3 POW

Two 389th aircraft are lost to AA as the group supports the breakout in Normandy as part of Operation Cobra

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  • Created by: John Dowdy
  • Added: 2 Oct 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 98189629
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/98189629/george-s.-abood : accessed ), memorial page for George S. “Boots” Abood (3 Dec 1916–24 Sep 2010), Find a Grave Memorial ID 98189629, citing Saint George's Cemetery, Bridgeville, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .