SSgt. Joseph E. Digiro, Jr., ASN 32675828

10th Air Force / 7th Bombardment Group / 492nd Bombardment Squadron

Aerial Gunner - Hall Crew

Enlisted: 27 Jan 1943

Distinguished Flying Cross    Air Medal w/3 Oak Leaf Clusters

Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon

(Image Courtesy of DiGiro Family)

SSgt. Joe DiGiro

Christmas Day 1943, India
"The Big Operators Club"
Back, L-R: Joe Humes, Virgil Lyles, Tom Kooris, Joe DiGiro
Front, L-R: Pappas, Steve Durbano,Dale Hammel, Walt Dolinsky -
"We are wearing our Mae Wests" over our summer flying suits."

Back: J.C. Humes, Tom Kooris, Virgil Lyles
Front: Steve Durbano, Joe DiGiro, Pappas
India, April 1944

Joe DiGiro & Pappas, standing
Cadet Flippen (sp?)
Joe Humes in background

Durbano, Pappas and DiGiro - India, April 1944

Sgt. Joseph E. DiGiro's Memorial

492nd BS Personnel

7th BG Personnel