Rank and Name, Corporal Sherwood Thomas Anthony.
Unit/Placed in, 823th Bomber Squadron, 38th Bomber Group, Medium.
Sherwood is born approx. on Oct. 16, 1924 in Pennsylvania.
Father, Robert T. Anthony.
Mother, Viola M. Anthony.
Sister(s), Thelma M. and Irene I. Anthony.
Brother(s), Wilbur R. Anthony.
Sherwood enlisted the service in Pennsylvania with service number # 33623110.
Sherwood ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-25 were,
Capt. William J. Peters Jr. Pilot
2nd Lt. Vernon A. Norris Co Pilot
2nd Lt. Donald E. Kruse Navigator
Sgt. G. C. Hughes Radio Operator/Gunner
Corp. Sherwood T. Anthony Engineer/Gunner
Corp. Robert W. Wehenmeyer Armored Gunner
Sherwood was KIA when the plane glided in the water with the Bomb Bay doors still open, also got shot by the gathering gunboats on Nov 10, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Air Medal, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Sherwood is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
He also has a Memorial Grave at Fairview Cemetery, Northampton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA.
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
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com