Menu
  • Abous us
  • Search database
  • Resources
  • Donate
  • Faq

Lauletta Floyd Ambrose

Monuments

Carpetbaggers

 

Name:
Floyd Ambrose Lauletta
Rank:
Technical Sergeant
Serial Number:
17157294
Unit:
850th Bomber Squadron, 801st Bomber Group, He
Date of Death:
1944-07-05
State:
Minnesota
Cemetery:
Epinal American Cemetery, Epinal, France
Plot:
B
Row:
12
Grave:
67
Decoration:
Air Medal, Purple Heart
Comments:

The B-24 number 41-29599 named BOOTS took off at 2331 on 4 July 1944 from Harrington, UK to deliver supplies to the French resistance (Operation Peter). The plane was shot down by flak over Lagney le Sec, France, at 2am on the morning of 5 July. The entire crew of ten was killed. MACR 6991. T/Sgt Lauletta was the engineer gunner. He is back row right in the picture.