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Armbruster, Glenn Lear

Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Glenn Lear Armbruster.

Unit/Placed in, 345th Bomber Group, Medium, 499th Bomber Squadron.


Glenn is born approx. on May 19, 1922 in Maryland.

Father, Robert Armbruster.

Mother, Eunice (Rollins) Armbruster.

Brother(s), Ronald W. and G. R. Armbruster.


Glenn enlisted the service in Maryland with service number # 0-734166.


Glenn ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-25 were,

1st Lt.           Bryant R. Clifford              Pilot

2nd Lt.          Glenn L. Armbruster          Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          Roy H. Minarik                 Bombardier

2nd. Lt.         Leander G. Wilde               ATC Navigator

T/Sgt.          Fred H. Fleming                Radio Operator/Gunner

Sgt.              Robert A. DePrater            Engineer/Gunner


Glenn died when they never arrived or had radio communication on May 11, 1943, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Courts of the missing.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Green Mount Cemetery, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA.


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

499th Bomber Squadron
345th Bomber Group
Pago Pago Airfield, Tutalia Island
Glenn Lear Armbruster
His rank Second Lieutenant