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Altizer, Charles Elbert

Rank and Name, Master Sergeant Charles Elbert Altizer.

Unit/Placed in, Headquarters Squadron, 21th Air Service Group.


Charles is born approx. on 1916 in Virginia.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.


Charles enlisted the service in Virginia with service number # 13016065.


Charles Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a  C-46 were,

2nd Lt.          James R. Matthews            Pilot

2nd Lt.          Herbert R. Willson             Co Pilot

T/Sgt.          Edwin B. Barker               Crew Chief

Corp.            Sanford L. Thames            Radio Operator

1st Lt.           Irvin R. Reiter                   Passenger

M/Sgt.          Charles E. Altizer              Passenger


Charles was KIA when contacted true radio it was bad weather, but never heard of them on Nov. 24, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Charles 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

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


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

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


"Prop and Wings" branch insignia of the Air Service
Airfield Biak, biak island
Charles E. Altizer
His rank Master Sergeant