1/Lt. Henry K. Warwick


(F. Birtciel)

1/Lt. Henry K. Warwick

343rd FS - 07 December 1943 - 21 May 1944 (Killed in Action)

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J 42-104250

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
97 21 May 1944 Chattanooga No. 1
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Notes Home of Record - Burlingame, California.
ASN - O-746235
07 December 1943 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
March 1944 - Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant to 1st Lieutenant
April 1944 - Awarded an Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
21 May 1944 - Hit by flak near Celle, Germany, whilst strafing a German army barracks.
MACR No. 04980
Lt. Warwick is buried at Plot B, Row 36, Grave 10, in the Ardennes American Military Cemetery and Memorial, Neupre, Belgium.

Lt. Warwick was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Purple Heart (posthumously), and the Air Medal.

Medals & Awards
Memories 'A really nice guy always with a ready smile' (Frank Birtciel)
Additional Photo

Lt. Warwick's grave at the Ardennes American Military Cemetery and Memorial, Neupre, Belgium. (Paul Patist)

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