Military Life

Enlistment: September 1, 1942, Pittsburgh, PA

Rank at Enlistment: Private

Rank at Death: Staff Sergeant 

Division/unit: 845th Bomber Squadron- 489th Bomber Group(Heavy) 

General Equipment: Weapons, warheads, aircraft/military vehicles, uniforms

Induction Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Place of Internment: Normandy American Cemetery- Tablets of the Missing

(Picture on left) Plane for the 845th Bomber Squadron which Peter served for. 

(Picture on right) Plane and soldiers for 489th Bomber Group(Heavy) which Peter also served for.

Private: Obey the orders of their superior officers to the best of their abilities 

Staff Sergeant: Manage critical incidents, manage/submit all schedules for maximum security unit

(Patch on top) Insignia for Staff Sergeant. Peter's rank at death was staff sergeant.

(Patch on bottom) Insignia for Private. Peter's rank at enlistment was private.