Bachman, George H.

Rank and Name, Corporal George H. Bachman.

Unit/Placed in, 344th Squadron, 321st Air Service Group.

 

George is born approx. on 1917 in Pennsylvania.

Father, George H. Bachman Sr.

 

George enlisted the service in New York with service number # 32553740.

 

George died non battle of his wounds sustained during a accident on Biak Island, Papua on 22 May 1945, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

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

Website,

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

Arnhart, George Earl

Rank and Name, Chief Commisary Steward George Earl Arnhart.

Unit/Placed in, Naval Construction Unit Maintenance Unit 552 (CBMU-522) Seabees .

This Unit was building Naval Stations and Docks,

he was building a Naval Station in New Guinea.

 

George is born approx. on Oct. 5, 1909 in Duenweg, Missouri.

Father, James F. Arnhart.

Mother, Tina E. (Schade) Arnhart.

Sister(s), Helen M. Arnhart.

Brother(s), Albert L. an Elmer E. Arnhart.

Spouse, Magurite (Lavaun) Arnhart.

 

George enlisted the service in Missouri with service number # 8663130.

 

George was KIA when on a ALCVP (Landing Craft Vehicle or Personnel) Blew Up in the Harbor on Sep. 17, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

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

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

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

Website,

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

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

Angle, Roy Oliver

Rank and Name, Private Roy Oliver Angle.

Unit/Placed in, 738th Military Police Battalion.

 

Roy is born approx. on Dec. 26, 1921 in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Mother, Emma E. (Rose) Angle.

Sister(s), Marguerite H. Mary E. Angle.

Brother(s), Charles H. Angle.

 

Roy enlisted the service in Oklahoma with service number # 38571028.

 

Roy died non battle at Oro Bay, New Guinea on May 25, 1945, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

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

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

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

Website,

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

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

Anderson, Herman L.

Rank and Name, Private First Class Herman L. Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 96th Engineer General Service Group.

 

Herman is born approx. on 1918 in California.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

 

Herman enlisted the service in Texas with service number # 39554592.

 

Herman died non battle on Aug. 5, 1945, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to, https://www.ozatwar.com/ozatwar/96theng.htm

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

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

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

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

Website,

Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

Anderson, Clarence J.

Rank and Name, Private First Class Clarence J. Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 25th Infantry Regiment, 93rd Infantry Division “Blue Helmets”.

 

Clarence is born approx. on 1919 in Louisiana.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

 

Clarence enlisted the service in Louisiana with service number # 38170970.

 

Clarence died non battle in New Guinea on Sep. 24, 1945, he is honored with a Combat Infantry Badge, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Clarence is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.

 

Thanks to, https://www.blackpast.org/african-american-history/u-s-ninety-third-infantry-division-1942-1946/

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

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

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

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

Website,

Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

Anagnos, Theodore

Rank and Name, Sergeant Theodore Anagnos.

Unit/Placed in, 823th Bomber Squadron, 38th Bomber Group (Heavy).

 

Theodore is born approx. on 1913 in Michigan.

Father, Speros Agagnos.

Mother, Evangelina Anagnos.

Parent Born in Greece.

Brother(s), Peter and George Anagnos.

 

Theodore enlisted the service in Michigan with service number # 32503485.

 

Theodore ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-25 were,

F/O.             R. C. Smith             Pilot

F/O.             U. T. Newland         Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          R. D. Chapin            Navigator

Sgt.              T. Anagnos             Radio Operator/Gunner

Sgt.              J. R. Boykin            Gunner

 

Theodore was KIA when the Japanese opened fire with their Anti-Aircraft and they crashed in the Astrolabe Bay, New Guinea on Dec. 15, 1945, he is honored with an Air Medal, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to, https://www.sunsetters38bg.com/

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

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

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

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

Website,

Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

Amans, Robert L.

Rank and Name, First Lieutenant Robert L. Amans.

Unit/Placed in, 163rd Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Division “Jungeleers”.

 

Robert is born approx. on 1919 in Wisconsin.

Mother, Mabel H. Amans.

Sister(s), Grace M. and Carol R. Amans.

Brother(s), Lloyd Amans.

 

Robert enlisted the service in Wisconsin with service number # O-2035276.

 

Robert was KIA during the amphibious landings at Humboldt Bay, New Guinea on April 10, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

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

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

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

Website,

Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

Lester, Edward

Rank and Name, Private First Class Edward Lester.

Unit/Placed in, 1866th Engineer Battalion, Aviation.

The 1892nd Engineer Aviation Battalion was a United States Army Air Forces unit activated on 1 May 1943 at Gowen Field (Army Air Base) in Boise, Idaho. The battalion was responsible for building, maintaining, and patrolling runways throughout the Pacific Theater during World War II.

 

Edward is born approx. on 1923 in Chamberly, Georgia.

Father, John Lester.

Mother, Addie L. Lester.

Sister(s), Lucile Lester.

Brother(s), James and Thomas Lester.

 

Edward enlisted the service in Georgia with service number # 34740154.

 

Edward died no record on Jan. 19, 1945, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1892nd_Engineer_Aviation_Battalion_(United_States)

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

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

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

Website,

Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

 

 

 

 

 

Alley, George Hunter

Alley, George Hunter

Rank and Name, Sergeant George Hunter Alley.

Unit/Placed in, 70th Bomber Squadron, 42nd Bomber Group (Medium).

 

George is born approx. 1918 in California.

 

Father, George Alley.

Mother, Jean (Jones) Alley.

Wife, Monnette A. (Schenberger) Alley.

 

George enlisted the service in California with service number # 39554744.

 

George’s Crew-members and position on-board the plane a B-25 were,

1st Lt. Wallace O. Roever Pilot

2nd Lt. Harry B. Pillans Co Pilot

1st Lt. James L. Cullen Navigator

S/Sgt. Carlous F. Stalworth Engineer

Cpl. Leonard B. Hasselberg Radio Operator

Sgt. George H. Alley Tail Gunner

Cpl. Walter A. Marsh Jr. Passenger

 

 

George was KIA when the plane took of from March Field Papua, New Guinea on a reconnaissance mission, when the plane probably crashed in the Sea on Jan. 20, 1945 on, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

He also ha a Memorial Grave at Oakland and Fraternal Historic Cemetery Park, Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA.

 

Thanks to http://www.historyofwar.org/air/units/USAAF/42nd_Bombardment_Group.html Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov

P.O.W. info, Wes Injerd and Dwight Rider, http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html  Air-Force, Rolland Swank NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org

Philippine Scouts Heritage Society,http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

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

Hendriks Webdesign, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

70th Bomber Squadron
42nd Bomber Group
B-25
Mar Field, New Guinea
His rank Sergeant

Alicea, Jose F.

Alicea, Jose F.

Rank and Name, Private Jose F. Alicea.

Unit/Placed in, 972nd Engineer Maintenance Company.

 

Jose is born in 1917 in New York.

 

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

 

Jose enlisted the service in New York with service number # 42045819.

 

 

Jose was KIA in New Guinea on Feb. 11, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to 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/

Engineers
His rank Private