R. (Rick) Costello
Aviation Radioman 2/C
MIA: Oct. 12, 1944
in action as of Oct. 12, 1944, on a combat mission to Takao
Harbor on the
island of Formosa.
was air crewman with V. T. 20, attached to the carrier USS
Enterprise, 3rd Fleet.
For action in the Pacific theatre, he was awarded the Distinguished
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Costello, he attended Tustin elementary
and high schools, having been graduated with the class of
1940. He entered the Navy A Corps (USNR)
Nov. 28, 1942, and left Apr. 12, 1944, for Pacific duty.
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