Army Serial Number O-691631
MOS code 1035 (Bombardier) 
Born on 25 August 1915 in New York and died at the age of 29.
In 1930 John lived with his uncle in Spring Street, Huntington Village, New York .
When he left for the war John was already married with Beverly B. Brascher. The couple lived at 29 Gabrielle street, Manchester, New Hampshire .
John begun his service with the 464th Bombardment Group (Heavy).
He was transferred to the 885th Bombardment Squadron on 16 September 1944 .
He flew twelve special missions with the 885th BS totaling over 89 hours of combat time .
 Military Occupational Specialty code.
 Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Population Schedules, Fifteenth Census of the United States, USA, 1930.
 Hanson (1944), USAAF Missing Air Crew Report No. 9679.
 MacCloskey (1945), Transfers of Personnel Report, September 1944, p. 3.
 NARA, RG 18, E 7A, box 3675. 885th BS, Office of the Operations Officer, report of 21 Oct 1944.