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Ableman, Bert Floyd

Rank and Name, Flight Officer Bert Floyd Ableman.

Unit/Placed in on, 1345th Army Air Force Base Unit (Transport).


Bert is born in 1914 in Saint Paul, Minnesota.


Father, Bert Ableman.

Mother, Enna (Horkey) Ableman.


Bert enlisted the service in Arizona with service number # T-184059.


Bert died on Sep,11, 1945, when his plane crashed in a mountain while transporting Soldiers from the Chinese Army ,  is honored with a  Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

Bert’s crew-members and their position on-board the plane a C-54 were;

  1. Eussell O. Cedars Pilot
  2. Bert F. Ableaman Co Pilot

SSgt. Norna Lehrer Navigator

Corp. Robert Y. Osterhage Bagage Handler


Bert is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial  Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Wall of the missing.



Thanks to http://www.cbi-history.com/part_ii.html Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC,  https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.

Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html

NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society, Sean Conjenos, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org Navy Marines Info Geoffrey Roecker, https://missingmarines.com/ Medals Info, http://www.honorstates.org Website, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/  


Army-Air Force Ferry Command
Douglas C-54 Skymaster
His rank Flight Officer