Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Irving Wood Ameringer Jr.
Unit/Placed in, 16th Bomber Squadron, 16th Bomber Group (Very Heavy).
Irving is born approx. on July 6, 1917 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Father, Irving W. Ameringer.
Mother, Edna H. (Heimann) Ameringer.
Brother(s), Allan H. Ameringer.
Spouse, Helen J. (Hutwagner) Ameringer.
Irving enlisted the service in Wisconsin with service number # 2068825.
Irving ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-29 were,
1st Lt. Berry A. Milford Airplane Commander
2nd Lt. James Trivette Jr. Pilot
1st Lt. K. Warren Rollius Navigator
1st Lt. Rex E. Werring Jr. Bombardier
2nd Lt. Irving W. Ameringer Radar Operator
Sgt. Morton Finkelstein Engineer
Sgt. Robert E. Lynch Radio Operator Mechanic
Sgt. Clarence E. Nelson Electrical Mechanic (CFC)/Gunner
S/Sgt. Harol G. Schaeffer Armored Gunner
Sgt. Phillip G. Tripp Tail Gunner
Irving was KIA when the engines had a malfunction, the landed and the plane suddenly blew up on July, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Irving is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.
Courts of the missing.
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