New England Air Museum
Albert Abranovic
 
Recent Address:  

Paradise Valley, AZ

Email:  

 

Family Information:  

Parents: Tony and Mary; Wife: Anita

Hometown:  

 

Date Entered Service:  

September 9, 1941

Service Number:  

 

Bomb Group:  

462nd

Squadron:  

770th

Location of Unit:  

 

Missions Flown:  

 

Hump Missions Flown:  

 

Targets:  

 

Awards/Decorations:  

 

Service Schools Attended:  

 

Military Specialty(ies):  

Pilot

Rank Upon Discharge:  

Major

Crew Type:  

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:  

42-24801-Phony Express. Crashed Due to Engine Failure and fire. All (11) Crew Bailed Out and Survived. Aircraft Was Destroyed. May 16, 1945.

Were you a POW?  

No

Were you interned?  

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:  

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:  

February 7, 1946

Post-WWII Military Service:  

 

Comments:

Mr. Abranovic passed away April 28, 2004. He is buried at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona in Phoenix.

 


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