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Arbuckle, Thomas Allardyce

Rank and Name, Aviation Radioman First Class Thomas Allardyce Arbuckle.

Unit/Placed in, USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) Carrier, United States Naval Reserve.


Thomas is born approx. on March 21, 1908 in Saltcoats, Scotland.

Father, James Arbuckle.

Mother, Mary W. Arbuckle.

Sister(s), Sarah B. and Mary W. Arbuckle.

Brother(s), James, John, William W. and George Arbuckle.


Thomas enlisted the service in Massachusetts with service number # 4003247.


Thomas was KIA while supporting the Iwo-Jima Invasion it was severely damaged by 2 Kamikaze planes on May 11, 1945,  he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Thomas is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.


Thanks to, http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/17.htm

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


Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Buried on Sea
USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) Carrier
Hit by first
USS Bunker Hill(CV-17) Kamikaze hit
Wounded transfer
Kamikaze Mitsubishi-A6M-Zero
Thomas Allardyce Arbuck
His rank Aviation Radioman First Class