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Adkisson, Rolland Eugene

Rank and Name, Corporal Rolland Eugene Adkisson.

Unit/Placed in, US Air Corps (35th Bomber Squadron, 25th Bomber Group (Medium).

 

Rolland is born approx. on December 18, 1924 in Winona, Texas.

Father, Theodore L. Adkisson.

Mother, Bessie J. (Johnson) Adkisson.

Sister(s), Doris and Dorothy Adkisson.

 

Rolland enlisted the service in Texas with service number # 38478297.

 

Rolland ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-17 were,

2ndLt.          Charles L. Gottschalk          Pilot

2ndLt.          William K. Karr                Co Pilot

2ndLt.          Albert B. Mandel               Navigator

2ndLt.          Bruce Malenke                  Bombardier

Cpl.              Harold Sawyer                  Engineer

Cpl.              Sam R. Solomon               Radio Operator

Cpl.              Emanuel Sardis                 Top Turret Gunner

Cpl.              Rolland E. Adkisson           Right Waist Gunner

Cpl.              John M. Bissell                  Left Waist Gunner

S/Sgt.          Raymond Butler               Tail Gunner

 

Rolland died non-Battle when he took off from from Goose Bay to Meeks Field (Iceland) on a Ferry Mission, but the never arrived his plane got lost on Oct. 22, 1944, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

A structure erected in honor of someone whose remains lie elsewhere.

Rolland has a Memorial Grave at Memory Park Cemetery, Longview, Harrison County, Texas, USA.

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

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

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

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

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

Medals Forum, https://www.usmilitariaforum.com/

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

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

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

Military Recovery,  https://www.dpaa.mil/

Anderson, Emil Edward

Rank and Name, Seaman First Class Emil Edward Anderson.

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

 

Emil is born approx. on 28 April 1918 in East Saint Louis, Illinois.

Father, Ira A. Anderson.

Mother, Ethel E. (Hewitt) Anderson.

Sister(s), Louise M. Frieda I. and Doris J. Anderson.

Brother(s), Orville A. Howard R. and Arthur L. Anderson.

Spouse, Alice Anderson.

 

Emil enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # 8756514.

 

Emil died when the USS Warrington came in a hurricane off the Bahama’s and she sunk, on Sep. 13, 1944, he is honored with a American Defense Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to, https://www.desausa.org/images5/great_atlantic_hurricane_september_1944.htm

https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/LRD6-C39

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

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

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

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

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

Medals Forum, https://www.usmilitariaforum.com/

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

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

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

Military Recovery,  https://www.dpaa.mil/

Ireland, John Stanton

Rank and Name, Lieutenant Junior Grade John Stanton Ireland.

Unit/Placed in, Composite Squadron 19 (VC-19). United States Naval Reserve.

 

John is born on 8 Dec. 1920 in Kern County, California.

Father, Monroe Sevier Ireland.

Mother, Helen Christin (Shackelton) Iereland.

Brother(s), Robert Delmon Ireland.

 

John enlisted the service in California with service number # 0-156428.

 

John died in Puerto Rico during a night landing on the USS Guadal Canal his wheels hit first, he bounced over the side with his crew and sunk, the gunner was rescued on 26 July 1944, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, American Defense Service Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

 

 

Thanks to, https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/L2V4-329

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/

Military Recovery,  https://www.dpaa.mil/

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/