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Amerman, David Ruel

Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant David Ruel Amerman.

Unit/Placed in, 419th Night Fighter Squadron.


David is born approx. on 1925 in Urbana, Illinois.

Father, Howard A. Amerman.

Mother, Nina D. Amerman.

Sister(s), Nedra R. Amerman.


David enlisted the service in Illinoi with service number # 0-757061.


David ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a P-61 were,

2nd Lt.          David R. Amerman            Pilot

2nd Lt.          Warren H. Bakewell           Co Pilot

David was KIA when (reported) shot by anti-aircraft fire and crashed on Jolo Island, Philippines on April 10, 1945, he is honored with an Air Medal, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


David is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.


Thanks to, http://www.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/URG/units_419th_Night_Fighter_Squadron.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

419th Night Fighter Squadron
Northrop P-61A Black Widow
Moret (San Roque) Airfield, Zamboanga
Ground Crew
419th Night Fighter Squadron Memorial in Memorial Park at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force (U.S. Air Force photo)
His rank Second Lieutenant