|Pilot Captain Leonard Mailloux, O-011294 (MIA / KIA) RI
MIA July 17, 1943
Built by Douglas at El Segundo.
On July 17, 1943 took off from Henderson Field, on a dive bombing mission against Japanese ships off southern Bougainville. This aircraft failed to return.
Mailloux was declared dead the day of the mission. He is memorialized on the courts of the missing at Honolulu Cemetery (Punchbowl) on court 4.
American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) - Leonard Mailloux
Capt Leonard Mailloux (tablets of the missing photo)
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January 5, 2018