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|Pilot AMMA Harold F. Dixon (survived) La Mesa, CA
Crew Anthony "Tony" J. Pastula (survived) Youngstown, OH
Crew Gene Aldrich (survived) Sikeston, MO
Ditched January 16, 1942
Fates of the Crew
Afterwards, Dixon earned the Navy Cross for "extreme heroism, exceptional determination, resourcefulness, skilled seamanship, excellent judgment and highest quality of leadership". Pastula and Aldrich received presidential commendations and were cited for "extraordinary courage, fortitude, strength of character and exceptional endurance".
Pastula died on October 19, 1982. His burial details are unknown but presumed to be in a private cemetery in Ohio.
Aldrich died of cancer on March 27, 1973 in San Diego. His burial details are unknown but presumed to be in a private cemetery in California.
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