Date of Incident12/31/1943
ConflictWorld War II 1941-1945
Unit578th Bomber Squadron, 392nd Bomber Group, Heavy
StatusKilled in Action
Technical Sergeant Sackal was the engineer/top turret gunner on a B-24H Liberator heavy bomber that was attacked by enemy aircraft that caught on fire and exploded.
Technical Sergeant Sackal is buried in the Rhone American Cemetery in Draguinan, France.