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Adams, Arthur J.

Rank and Name, Sergeant Arthur J. Adams.

Unit/placed in; 6th Army Air Force Combat Camera Unit.

 

Arthur was born  in Oct. 26  1924, Texas.

 

Father, Joseph R. Adams.

Mother, Delphia Adams.

 

Arthur enlisted the service in New Sea land with service number # 10650009.

 

Arthur was KIA  when the plane was hit by a Enemy Fighter and crashed, on June 20, 1945, he is honored with a  Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

Arthur ’s crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were;

 

2ndLt. Robert l. Harter J. Jr. Pilot

2ndLt. William A. Tucker Co Pilot

2ndLt. Lawrence M. Lensing Navigator

2ndLt. Russell M. Harmon Bombardier

2nd Lt. Robert Hullbert Jr. H2x Operator

Sgt. John C. Lucas Engineer

Sgt. Lee A. Grinde Radio Operator

Sgt. Carl J. Wills Top Turret Gunner

Cpl. James W. Moore Waist Gunner

Cpl. Albert Gutierrez Ball Turet Gunner

Sgt. Arthur J. Adams Photographer/Tail Gunner

 

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

Wall of the missing.

 

Thanks to http://www.combatcamera.be/combat-photography-units/combat-camera-units/

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/

His rank Sergeant