Staff Sergeant George Paonessa, USMC
53 Waverly Avenue, Mamaroneck

Approximate Age: 27
Attended Mamaroneck High School
Crewman on TBM Avenger Torpedo Bomber
Staff Sgt. Paonessa was a crewman on one of the five planes on the infamous Flight 19 that disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle on December 5, 1945.


The History Channel's series, History's Greatest Mysteries called Expedition Bermuda Triangle
with Laurence Fishburne. Episode 1 of Season 2, has a whole segment
(about 47 minutes in the video)
about George Paonessa with photos of him and the telegram his family received after his death.