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
Destroyed  
Probable
Damaged
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
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)
Awards
Memories 'A good dependable pilot and easy to get along with.' (Frank Birtciel)
   

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