1944 — Italy
Lt Stewart B Gilbert, 321st Bomb Group, 448th Bomb Squad, B-25 Combat Pilot, shot-down 28 March, 1944.
Born 17 Aug 21, died 15 Jun 07 – born in 1921 - Interestingly this Stewart B Gilbert’s last address was Prescott AZ.
Gilbert, Stewart B., 2Lt., Pilot, Enlistment Service # : 16058404
MISSING IN ACTION On 28 March 1944~On Bombing Mission on the Railroad Bridge at Perugia, Italy. The Plane Was Hit By Flak Just After Leaving The Target And Was Seen To Make A Controlled Landing Near The Small Island in Lake Trasinieno. Six of the Seven Crew Members Survived. They Were Aided By Italian Partisans, Evaded Enemy Capture, And Returned To Military Control in June 1944.
--U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
NAME GILBERT STEWART B ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 16058404 RESIDENCE: STATE ILLINOIS COUNTY; DU PAGE PLACE OF ENLISTMENT; CHICAGO ILLINOIS DATE OF ENLISTMENT 13 March, 1942 BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION AC# Air Corps NATIVITY ILLINOIS YEAR OF BIRTH 1921; RACE AND CITIZENSHIP; White, citizen EDUCATION; 1 year of college
CIVILIAN OCCUPATION; Actors and actresses MARITAL STATUS; Single, without dependents
Social Security Death Index
Name: Stewart B. Gilbert Last Residence: 86305 Prescott, Yavapai, Arizona, United States of America Born: 17 Aug 1921 Died: 15 Jun 2007 State (Year) SSN issued: Colorado (Before 1951)