Capt. Frank J. Leone

(F. Birtciel)

Capt. Frank J. Leone

343rd FS - 07 December 1943 - September 1944

Assigned Aircraft

Not Known

Mission History

300 combat hour tour

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
63 18 March 1944 Friedrichshafen (Careful White 4)
147 11 June 1944 Railroad targets in France
Air Scores
Ground Scores
Score Detail 18 March 1944  FW-190 damaged (air) SE Strasbourg
11 June 1944  Me-109 damaged (air) Clermont
Notes ASN - O-750632
Home of record, Southgate, California
07 December 1943 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
March 1944 - Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant to 1st Lieutenant
April 1944 - Awarded Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal
September 1944 - Promoted from 1st Lieutenant to Captain
September 1944 - Transferred to 12th RCD (Recruit Corps Depot)
Memories 'A good dependable pilot and easy to get along with.' (Frank Birtciel)

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