Andesen, Joseph Hyalmar

Rank and Name, Aviation Ordnanceman Third Class Joseph Hyalmar Andersen.

Unit/Placed in, Headquarters Squadron (Hedron)FAW-6 (from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Navigation Training Flight).

Joseph is born approx. on 5 May 1924 in Hooper, Utah.

Father, Joseph A. Anderson.

Mother, Katherine R. (Potter) Anderson.

Sister(s), Louise C. Bertha M. and Vernal E. Anderson.

Brother(s), Irvin A. and Keith A. Anderson.

Joseph enlisted the service in Utah with service number # 6606305.

 

Joseph‘s Crew-members on-board the plane a PV-1 Ventura were,

Lt.               Joseph R. Cranny              Pilot

Ens.             Charles H. Schoenfeder       Co Pilot

Amm2.         Ernest L. Morgan

Aom3.          Joseph H. Andersen           Tail Gunner

Arm3.          Robert L. Maguet

Aom3.          Joseph I. Winslow Jr.

Joseph died no record, the plane never returned to base on 26 Dec. 1943, he is honored with a Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, WW II Victory Medal.

Joseph is buried/mentioned at World War II West Coast Memorial

San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA.

Walls of the missing.

He is also Mentioned at West Weber Cemetery, West Weber, Weber County, Utah, USA.

Thanks to, https://books.google.nl/books?id=wjVPDwAAQBAJ&pg=PA109&lpg=PA109&dq=buno+29736&source=bl&ots=ioBJuzoycQ&sig=ACfU3U3rzF5Gat2xnLYciprsCnbmLo0clg&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjBq936t9ruAhWXHewKHR4ADC4Q6AEwAHoECAQQAg#v=onepage&q=buno%2029736&f=false

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, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

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

Ake, Wilbur Eugene

Name and Rank, Private Wilbur Eugene Ake.
Unit/placed in, 74th Bomber Squadron, 40th Bomber Group (Very Heavy).

Wilbur was born approx. on May 11, 1922 in Pennsylvania.

Father, Elmer C. Ake.
Mother, Marjorie Ake.
Sisters, Iva A. Helen M., Phyllis R. and Rose Ake.
Brothers, Harry J., Owen E. and Paul Ake.

Wilbur entered the service from Indiana with service number # 15060859.

Wilbur E. Ake rank/duty was a Private in the 74th Bomber Squadron.

Wilbur’s crewmembers and their position onboard the plane a B-17 were;

No Record

Wilbur E. Ake died in no record, on July 12, 1942, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, WW II Victory Medal.

Wilbur is mentioned/buried at World War II West Coast Memorial, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA.
Tablets of the Missing.

He has a Memorial grave at Zion Friedheim Lutheran Church Cemetery, Preble, Adams County, Indiana, USA.

Thanks to http://www.historynet.com/world-war-ii-40th-bomb-group.htm
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, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Anderson, Glen Willard

Rank and Name, Electrician’s Mate Second Class Glen Willard Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, USS S-26 (SS-131) Submarine, United States Navy.

 

Glen is born approx. on 30 July 1916 in Greeley, Colorado.

Father, William B. Anderson.

Mother, Jessie L. Anderson.

Sister(s), Mary and Hazel Anderson.

Brother(s), Frank Anderson.

 

Glen enlisted the service in Colorado with service number # 3718773.

 

Glen was KIA when the USS S-26 was rammed by the PC-460 (Subchaser) in the Gulf of Panama and sunk on 24 Jan. 1942, he is honored with a Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Glen is buried/mentioned at World War II West Coast Memorial

San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA.

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to, http://www.oneternalpatrol.com/anderson-g-w.htm

Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com and 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

Website, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

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

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