Edwards, Dallas Fayette

Rank and Name, Electrician’s Mate Second Class Dallas Fayette Edwards.

Unit/Placed in, USS Warrington (DD-383) Destroyer, United States Naval Reserve.

Dallas is born on 13 Sep. 1921 in Boyle, Kentucky.

Father, Francis Marion Edwards.

Mother, Mary Agnes (Godby) Edwards.

Sister(s), Martha E. Elizabeth Lucretia and Anette Edwards.

Brother(s), Luther Martin, William Albert, William Melvin and Jesse J. Edwards.

Spouse, Justine (Gifford) Edwards.

Dallas enlisted the service in Kentucky with service number # 6346639.

Dallas died when the USS Warrington sank in a hurricane off the Bahamas on 13 September 1944, he is honored with a Good Combat Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

Dallas is mentioned at East Coast Memorial, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA.

Walls of the missing.

Thanks to, https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/G9WW-LD2

Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com ww2-europe.com

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano

National Historian

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/

WordPress en/of Wooncommerce oplossingen, https://www.siteklusjes.nl/

Young, Chester L.

Rank and Name, Corporal Chester L. Young.

Unit/Placed in, Air Corps, United States Air Force.

 

A.T.C (Air Transport Command)

Section of the The North Atlantic Air Ferry route was a series of Air Routes over the North Atlantic Ocean on which aircraft were ferried from the United States and Canada to Great Britain during World War II to support combat operations in the European Theater of Operations (ETO).

 

Chester is born approx. on 1917 in Kentucky.

Spouse, Carmen R. Young.

Chester enlisted the service in  with service number # 32501216.

 

Chester‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were,

Flight Officer           Gordon E. Robinson           Pilot

Flight Officer           Rudolph R. Vizzini             Co Pilot

Flight Officer           Thomas A. Stoback            Navigator

2nd Lt.                    Bernard R. Nies                Bombardier

Sergeant                Emil E. Pappenfuse            Engineer/Gunner

Corporal                 Chester L. Young               Radar Operator/Gunner

Corporal                 Calvin J. Hoff                   Top Turret Gunner

Corporal                 Bert Holland                    Left Waist Gunner

Corporal                 Charles A. Bullen               Right Waist Gunner

Corporal                 John F. Buckley                Tail Gunner

Chester died (no record) Plane took off at Labrador for a Ferring Mission to Europe but probably crashed in the American Sector and was never heard of on 4 Nov. 1944,  he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

Chester is buried/mentioned at East Coast Memorial, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA.

Walls of the missing.

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com ww2-europe.com

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano

National Historian

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/