Rank and Name, Master Sergeant Douglas Otha Anderson.
Unit/Placed in, Headquarters Squadron, Far East Army Air Force.
Douglas is born approx. on 1923 in Wisconsin.
Father, Douglas O. Anderson.
Mother, Lucille M. Anderson.
Sister(s), Lucia J. Anderson.
Spouse, Ruth M. (Borsack) Anderson.
Douglas enlisted the service in Kansas with service number # 6931667.
Douglas Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a C-87 were,
Major Francis E. Savage Pilot
1st Lt. Jack M. West Co Pilot
Major A. D. Anderson Navigator
T/Sgt. Steve Geist Radio Operator
M/Sgt. Douglas O. Anderson Engineer
Pfc. Arthur Ofner Asst. Engineer
Lt. General M.F. Harmon Passenger
Br. General James R. Andersen Passenger
Colonel William Ball Passenger
T/Sgt. Charles McInery Passenger
Douglas died the aircraft was lost at sea between Kwajalein and Hawaii on Feb. 26, 1945, he is honored with an Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Douglas is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.
Courts of the missing.
Thanks to, Pacific Wrecks
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