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S SG Cyril W. Bolash

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BORN: 18 September 1922
PARENTS: John & Mary Bolash
ADDRESS: 824 Creed St
HOMETOWN: Struthers, Ohio
SCHOOLING: 4 years high school
MARITAL STATUS: Single
 
CONFLICT: World War II
BRANCH: US Army Air Corps
MILITARY ID: 15072884
ENLISTMENT: 29 December 1941
PLACE OF ENLISTMENT: FT Hayes, Columbus Ohio
RESIDENCE STATE: Ohio
RESIDENCE COUNTY: Mahoning
TERM OF ENLISTMENT: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
SOURCE OF ARMY PERSONNEL: Civil Life
RACE AND CITIZENSHIP: White, citizen
CIVILIAN OCCUPATION: Semiskilled chauffeurs and drivers, bus, taxi, truck, and tractor
COMPONENT OF THE ARMY: Army of the United States - includes the following: Voluntary enlistments effective December 8, 1941 and thereafter; One year enlistments of National Guardsman whose State enlistment expires while in the Federal Service; Officers appointed in the Army of the United States under Army Regulations 605-10
RANK: Staff Sergeant
UNIT OF ASSIGNMENT: 778 AAF Bomb Sq, 464 Bomb Grp
OCCUPATION: Waist Gunner B-24
DEATH: 10 May 1944
CASUALTY LOCATION: Weiner-Neustadt, Austria
CAUSE: Massive flak wound to the head
KNOWN AWARDS:  
BURIAL: Arlington National Cemetery
PLOT: Sec: 34   Site: 3123
 
References:
World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel, from RG 407, Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1905-1981
US National Archives Records Administration: World War II Army Enlistment Records, created 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946. - Record Group 64
Arlington National Cemetery
Interment Control Forms, 1928–1962. Interment Control Forms, A1 2110-B. Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General, 1774–1985, Record Group 92. The National Archives at College Park, Maryland
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