Golden, Newman Camay, 1st Lt

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Primary Unit
1951-1951, AAF MOS 1055, 18th Fighter-Bomber Group
Service Years
1943 - 1951
First Lieutenant

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Home State
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1919
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Cincinnati, Ohio; Richmond, California
Last Address
Chinhae AB (K-10), South Korea

Casualty Date
Oct 17, 1951
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 8

 Official Badges 




 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal Tuskegee Airmen Congressional Gold Medal


 Military Association Memberships
Tuskegee AirmenWorld War II Fallen
  2013, Tuskegee Airmen [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2013, World War II Fallen

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Aviator (Senior)


 
 Unit Assignments
Aviation Cadet Flight School99th Fighter Squadron332nd Fighter GroupPOW Germany
39th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron18th Fighter-Bomber Group
  1943-1944, AAF MOS 770, Aviation Cadet Flight School
  1944-1945, AAF MOS 1055, 99th Fighter Squadron
  1944-1945, AAF MOS 1055, 332nd Fighter Group
  1945-1945, AAF MOS 1055, POW Germany
  1951-1951, AAF MOS 1055, 39th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron
  1951-1951, AAF MOS 1055, 18th Fighter-Bomber Group
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1945 World War II
  1944-1944 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Anzio Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/North Apennines Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Central Europe Campaign (1945)
  1950-1951 Korean War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
PT-17 Kaydet  BT-13 Valiant  AT-6 Texan  P-40 Warhawk/Kittyhawk  
P-51/F-51 Mustang  P-51/F-51 Mustang  
  1943-1944, PT-17 Kaydet
  1944-1944, BT-13 Valiant
  1944-1944, AT-6 Texan
  1944-1944, P-40 Warhawk/Kittyhawk
  1944-1945, P-51/F-51 Mustang
  1950-1951, P-51/F-51 Mustang
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
On Mar 20, 1945 he bailed out of his P-51B near Wels, Austria because of mechanical problems. He became a POW. 
On Oct 17, 1951 he was killed when his P-51D took a direct hit from anti-aircraft fire and crashed in flames near Choso-ri, North Korea.
His body was not recovered; he is memorialized in Honolulu.
   
Comments/Citation
Sources:

https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=2&tf=F&q=Newman+C+Golden&bc=sl&rpp=10&pg=1&rid=1147338&rlst=1147337,1147338

https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=466&mtch=1&cat=WR26&tf=F&q=Newman+C+Golden&bc=sl&rpp=10&pg=1&rid=17358 

https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=2&tf=F&q=Newman+C+Golden&bc=sl&rpp=10&pg=1&rid=1147337&rlst=1147337,1147338

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=42251190
http://www.abmc.gov/node/510527#.WAPG86OZMUM
Book: "The Tuskegee Airmen", An Illustrated History: 1939-1949, by Joseph Caver, Jerome Ennels, and Daniel Haulman, NewSouth Books, 2011.
http://home.ancestry.com
http://www.honorstates.org/index.php?id=685
   
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