World War II
|Unit||16th Bomber Squadron, 27th Bomber Group, Light|
|Rank||Private U.S. Army Air Forces|
|Entered Service From||Massachusetts|
|Date of Death||July 26 1942|
Walls of the Missing
Through the work of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, the remains of Private Joseph E. Lescaut were accounted for in 2022. His name is permanently inscribed on the “Walls of the Missing” at the Manila American Cemetery.