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
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com