CRUPI, Vincent N

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CRUPI, Vincent N

Servicenumber: O-688510


Crupi Vincent N


Age: Not available
Born: 1918, Pennsylvania
Hometown: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Family: Domenico Crupi (father)
Antoinette Crupi (mother)
Lytria Crupi (sister)
Eugene Crupi (brother)
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Function: Bombardier
Regiment: -
Battalion: -
Division – Transport: -
Company – Squadron: 735th Bomber Squadron
Unit – Group: 453rd Bomber Group, Heavy
Plane data:
(Serialnumber, MACR, etc.)
Serialnumber: 42-64453
Type: B-24H
Destination: Brunswick, Germany
MACR: 3922
Date of death: 8 April 1944
Status: KIA
Place of death: Wistedt, Germany
Spot: Not available
Awards: Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster
Gravenumber: Plot A, Row 11, Grave 5
Cemetery: American War Cemetery Ardennes
Biography: -
Other information: The ship was shot down by enemy anti-aircraft fire while on a mission to Brunswick, Germany. Three parachutes were seen escaping the plane.

Source of information: Peter Schouteten, WWIIMemorial, Archives, Fold3, Ancestry, 1930 Census

Photo source: Peter Schouteten




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