Leiston Airfield (Station 373) and 357th & 358th Fighter Group Memorial
357th Fighter Group Roll of Honor
Patrick L. Mallione
363rd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group
Date of Death:
Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia
Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart
Patrick J. Mallione was born on January 8, 1923. He served in the 363rd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group as a Flight Officer during World War II. 2LT Mallione was Killed in Action on March 2, 1945, in the crash of his P-51 'Melody's Answer' #44-14888 near Haseloff, Germany. He is buried now in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA. His middle initial on his headstone is inscribed as L and his rank as a Second Lieutenant.