Mailloux, Leonard H, Jr., Capt

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7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Last MOSGroup
Pilots/Naval Flight Officers
Primary Unit
1943-Present, 7598, Missing In Action
Service Years
1942 - 1943



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Rhode Island
Rhode Island
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  1943, World War II Fallen

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The squadron was formed on 1 January 1943 at Marine Corps Air Station Mojave, California as Marine Scout Bombing Squadron 236 (VMSB-236) flying the SBD Dauntless. In April 1943 they moved to Marine Corps Air Station Ewa, Hawaii for follow on training and eventually joined the war landing at Guadalcanal on 4 September 1943.

MAILLOUX, Leonard, 11294, VMSB-236, MAG24, 4thMABDW, FMF, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, July 17, 1943, accidental death + MAILLOUX, Leonard, Captain, O-011294, USMC, from Rhode Island, Honolulu Memorial + MAILLOUX, Leonard, Captain, USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. H. Mailloux, 1 Beacon Ave., Woonsocket, RI + MAILLOUX, Leonard, CAPT, O-11294, USMC, from RHODE ISLAND, location HAWAIIAN ISLANDS, date of loss July 17, 1943

Capt Leonard Mailloux, pilot, was declared Missing on 17 Jul 1943.

Body Not Recovered
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Rifle Expert (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

 Unit Assignments
Aviation UnitsVMSB-236Missing In Action
  1942-1942, 7599, Marine Aviation Detachment (MAD) Pensacola, FL
  1943-1943, 7598, VMSB-236
  1943-Present, 7598, Missing In Action
 Colleges Attended
Rhode Island College
  1937-1941, Rhode Island College
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