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N 41d 56' 512" W 72d 41' 36"  
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Anthony (Ed) D'Aguanno

 

Ed D'Aguanno and crew picking up "Baby Sandy" in Wichita. Ed is in the back row, middle.

 

Recent Address:

3090 Cascade Court, Camino, CA 95709

Email:

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Family Information:

Christiane (wife)

Hometown:

St. Albans, LI, NY

Date Entered Service:

April 28, 1943

Service Number:

0 2068373

Bomb Group:

468th

Squadron:

793rd

Location of Unit:

Tinian; May 6, 1945

Missions Flown:

23 combat; 1 POW

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

Nagoya, Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Kobe, Tomioko, Omata, Toyohashi, Kure, Takamatsu, Chiba, Sendai,Utsonomiya, Takasaruka, Aomori, Hachioji, Hikari, Naval Arsenal

Awards/Decorations:

Air Medal (2 OLC); DFC; Purple Heart

Service Schools Attended:

AAF Advanced Navigation School, Ellington Field, TX; August 1944

Military Specialty(ies):

Navigator

Rank Upon Discharge:

1st Lt.

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

44-69977 "Baby Sandy"

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

October 18, 1945

Date Discharged from the 58th:

January 4, 1946

Post-WWII Military Service:

None

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Manufacturing Engineer

Thoughts on the 58th Bomb Wing:

One helluva adventure! It was my ultimate experienced in team work. Fire-bombing cities was a shock, initially, but it was necessary and it worked.

Comments:

 

 

Christiane and Ed D’Aguanno at the San Francisco 2011 reunion.

 


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