1/Lt. Joseph B. Jiorle


(F. Birtciel)

1/Lt. Joseph B. Jiorle

343rd FS  11 January 1944 - 16 August 1944 (Prisoner of War)

Assigned Aircraft

P-38 "G-Ellyn"
P-51D 44-14051

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List

Not Known

Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes Entered service from Phillipsburg, New Jersey.
ASN - 0-2045084
11 January 1944 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
March 1944 - Promoted from Flight Officer to 2nd Lieutenant
April 1944 - Awarded the Air Medal
May 1944 - Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant to 1st Lieutenant
June 1944 - Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
16 August 1944 - Engine lost oil and froze and Lt. Jiorle bailed out near Oldenburg to become a prisoner of war.
MACR No. 07623
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