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Allaire, Edward B.

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Edward B. Allaire.

Unit/Placed, 72nd (Air Service) Squadron, 52nd Air Service Group ”Peacocks”.


Edward was born approx. on 1920 in New York.

Parents and Siblings, No Record.


Edward enlisted the service in New York with service number # 12167518.


Edward’s rank/duty was a Staff Sergeant/Passenger flying with the 555th Bomber Squadron flying a  B-55 on-board the .


Edward’s crew-members and their position on-board the plane a C-46 were;

2nd Lt. Verne L. Gibb                       Pilot

T/Sgt. Josep A. Valien                    Co Pilot

S/Sgt. Robert C. Smith                   Radio Operator/Loader

S/Sgt. Fred M. White Jr.                 Engineer/Loader

S/Sgt. Edward B. Allaire                 Passenger

1st Lt. John A. Feuchtenberger         Passenger


Edward B. Allaire died when the plane crashed with Cargo and Passengers on the way to Chabua, India due to the weather conditions, on Oct. 23, 1945. he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.



Edward at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Tablets of the Missing.



Thanks to http://www.cbi-history.com/part_iii_asg.html

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


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

His unit 72nd Airservice Squadron, 52nd Airservice Group
curtiss C-46 commando
Myitkyina Airstrip Burma
C hina B urma I ndia
Far East Air Force
His rank Staff Sergeant