Woods, Carl James, FltOff

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Flight Officer
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
AAF MOS 1055-Pilot, Single-Engine Fighter
Last AFSC Group
Pilot (Officer)
Primary Unit
1944-1944, AAF MOS 1055, 332nd Fighter Group
Service Years
1943 - 1944
USAAFOfficer Collar Insignia
Flight Officer

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1923
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Mars, Pennsylvania
Last Address
Ramitelli Airfield, Foggia, Italy

Casualty Date
Oct 07, 1944
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Sea
Location
Adriatic Sea
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Florence, Italy
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Tablets of the Missing

 Official Badges 




 Unofficial Badges 

Tuskegee Airmen Congressional Gold Medal


 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Tuskegee AirmenWorld War II Fallen
  2013, Tuskegee Airmen [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2013, World War II Fallen

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 Ribbon Bar


Pilot Badge


 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Aviation Cadet Flight School100th Fighter Squadron332nd Fighter Group
  1943-1944, AAF MOS 770, Aviation Cadet Flight School
  1944-1944, AAF MOS 1055, 100th Fighter Squadron
  1944-1944, AAF MOS 1055, 332nd Fighter Group
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Anzio Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Northern France Campaign (1944)
 My Aircraft/Missiles
PT-17 Kaydet  BT-13 Valiant  AT-6 Texan  P-40 Warhawk/Kittyhawk  
P-51/F-51 Mustang  
  1943-1943, PT-17 Kaydet
  1943-1944, BT-13 Valiant
  1944-1944, AT-6 Texan
  1944-1944, P-40 Warhawk/Kittyhawk
  1944-1944, P-51/F-51 Mustang
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
While on a bomber escort mission to Austria, he disappeared over the Adriatic Sea. His body was not recovered. He was officially declared dead Oct 8, 1945.
   
Comments/Citation
Sources:
http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/military/article_05c12a54-5ee9-11df-9e97-0017a4a78c22.html
https://www.abmc.gov/search-abmc-burials-and-memorializations/detail/WWII_24409#.VhSDn7xX3FI
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=56367495
   
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