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Ambrose, James C.

Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Charles C. Ambrose.

Unit/Placed in, 554th Bomber Squadron, 386th Bomber Group (Medium).


James is born approx. on 1923 in illinois.

Father, James B. Ambrose.

Mother, Margaret E. Ambrose.

Sister(s), Phyllis C. Ambrose.


James enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # O-713989.


James ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-26 were,

Major           Edward E. Turner             Pilot

2nd Lt.          Avril R. Woolsey                Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          James C. Ambrose             Bombardier/Navigator

S/Sgt.           Donald L. Schoffstall          Flight Engineer

Sgt.              George G. Vogiazis             Radio Operator

Pvt.             John J. Rudy                    Gunner


James was KIA in an airplane crash while attempting to land on return from combat operational mission on Sep. 16, 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.


James is buried/mentioned at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England

Walls of the missing.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Hudson Cemetery, Hudson, McLean County, Illinois, USA.


Thanks to, http://www.historyofwar.org/air/units/USAAF/386th_Bombardment_Group.html


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


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

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