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Archdale, Percy J.

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Percy J. Archdale.

Unit/Placed in, Headquarters Company, Sixth Army.


Percy was a passenger on a flight from United Airlines Transport Corps, that crashed

near Kanton Island, Kiribati no survivors.


Percy is born approx. on 1916.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

Boarder, Percy J. Archdale.


Percy enlisted the service in Arizona with service number # 38002392.


Percy ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a C-87 were,


Civilian Christopher V. Pickup       Pilot

Civilian Roger H. Moninger           Co Pilot

Civilian Grant L. Jud                   Navigator

Civilian Edward J. Adams            Engineer

Civilian Paul F. Carlson                Radio Operator


Col.     Ralph F. Love                   Passenger

Col.      John Dibble                     Passenger

Lt. Col. Powhatan M. Morton        Passenger

Lt. Col.  John W. Pitman Jr.         Passenger

Lt. Col.  William H. Banche           Passenger

Major    James J. Gleason             Passenger

Major   Clark W. Mayne               Passenger

2nd Lt.  Gerald H. Levine              Passenger

Cwo.    Alexander E. Dale            Passenger

Wojg.    Charles J. Hickman          Passenger

MSgt.    Kendall M. Taylor            Passenger

TSgt.     Felix M. Padkowski          Passenger

SSgt.     Charles W. Cotton            Passenger

Sgt.      Percy J. Archdale            Passenger

Sgt.      Robert Lambie                Passenger

Sgt.      Alfred B. Collandar          Passenger


Percy died when the plane crashed near Kanton Island on Feb. 7, 1943, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Courts of the missing.


Thanks to,

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

His Unit Headquarters 6th Army
Consolidated C-87 Liberator
Casualty Report