SECOND LIEUTENANT NORMAN PHILIP ROSENFIELD; U.S. ARMY AIR FORCE

November 30, 1921 (Norwalk, CT) – November 11, 1944; 22 years old; unmarried
Last local address: 9 Bayview Avenue, Norwalk
Enlisted February 25, 1943
Service number: O-2060895
15TH AIR FORCE, 97TH BOMBER GROUP (HEAVY), 414TH BOMBER SQUADRON
Missing in Action (MIA)

Awarded the Air Medal and Purple Heart Medal

Norwalk High School Class of ‘39

On B-17G #44-6338 that failed to return to Amendola Field from a bomb run to Salzburg. Crashed near Friuli, Italy due to mechanical fault. Missing Aircrew Report (MACR) 9862 states the plane turned back due to losing oxygen.

The crew of B-17G #44-6338

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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