Staff Sgt Thomas Michael McGraw (KIA)

(Cpl. Joseph James McGraw's older brother) 15th Air Force, 47th Wing, 449th Bomber Group, 716 Bomber Squadron ASN 35917489 Entered the Service from Ohio (orginally with the Navy's V5 pilot program) Stationed at Grottaglie Air Base, Italy Awarded Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster in Dec 1945 B-29 Serial #42-51642, Tail #78 February 28, 1945 - Flying his 35th mission from Grottaglie Field; Mission #215 to Isacaro Albes, Italy and declared Missing in Action or Buried at Sea (47 degress 15' N; 12 degrees 15'E). Tablets of the Missing at Florence American Cemetery-Florence, Italy Peace be with you, Uncle Tom







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