AIR COMMANDO 2 Mitchell, Carl Berg

Colonel Paddy
By Patrick Marrinan
SAS Operation Galia
By Robert Hann

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Mitchell
  • FORENAME
Carl Berg
  • UNIT
1 Air Commando Squadron (34 Tactical Group)
  • RANK
Major
  • NUMBER
20290​
  • DATE OF DEATH
14th January 1964
  • AGE
35
  • GRAVESITE
Honolulu Memorial,Honolulu,Hawaii Courts of the Missing
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Mount Sterling,Kentucky
born 2.9.1928 Mount Sterling,New York
son of Late Carl Berg (died 1938)
son of Mary English (nee Anderson,formerly Berg) and stepson of Clark Mitchell (adopted 1941)
husband of Colleen M. (nee Hill) Mitchell (married August 1951)
graduated high school,Culver
attended Sullivan's Preparatory School,Washington,D.C. (1 year)
attended USMA,West Point 1946-50
12 years service
50 Bomb Squadron (9 Bomb Wing) February 1952-1961
graduated University of Michigan 1961
Air Force Systems Command Ballistics Systems Division,los Angeles
Management Systems Officer,San Bernardino
HQ AFSC (award AFCM)
1 Air Commando Squadron 1962-63
awards A.F.C.(posthumous),Air Medal with 4 oak leaf clusters,Air Force Commendation Medal
pilot (B-26B)
KIA Bien Hoa Province,South Vietnam
body not recovered
Vietnam Veterans Memorial,WAshington,D.C. Panel 01E Line 40
U.S.Military Academy Post Cemetery,West Point,Orange County,New York (memorial stone)​
 
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