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Biograohy
Last Name:
PETIX
First Name Middle Initial:
ANGELO
Nick Name:
Street:  7 DUNBAR AVE City & State: PISCATAWAY, NJ E-Mail:  Buzzy79@Aol.com
Zip: 08854 Phone:  Spouse: LOUISE
Conflict: WW II Service Branch: Army Air Corp Unit: 8 AF 303 BG 358 BS
Theater: ETO Where Captured: FRANCE Date Captured: 01/14/44
Camps Held In: STALAG LUFT VI AND IV, NURENBURG 7A How Long Interned: 471 days
Liberated / repatriated: liberated Date Liberated: 04/29/45 Age at Capture: 27
Medals Received: PRISONER OF WAR MEDAL
Military Job: S/SGT Company: THRU. CARPENTER LOCAL #715
Occupation after War:  CARPENTER

 

Bio:

Angelo P. Petix was a S/Sgt with the Army Air Corps during World War II. He was 27 years old when he was shot down over France on January 14, 1944. Angelo spent 15 1/2 months in Stalg Luft VI, IV, and 7-A in Austria.

Angelo lives in Piscataway, NJ with his wife, Louise.

 

Message to Future Generations:

"I was happy that I served my country to preserve our way of life for my children and grandchildren. Also to remember those that gave their lives, and to know that their lives were not lost in vain."

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