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Armstrong, William L.

Rank and Name, First Lieutenant William L. Armstrong.

Unit/Placed in, 75th Bomber Squadron, 42nd Bomber Group, Medium.


William is born approx. on no record.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.


William enlisted the service in New Jersey with service number # 0-742106.


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

1st Lt. William L. Armstrong         Pilot

1st Lt. Joseph D. Jones Sr.            Co Pilot

Sgt.    William J. Sobolewski         Engineer/Gunner


William died on a training flight when they had a mechanical failure and crashed on Jan. 24, 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal with 4 Oak Leaf Cluster, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


William is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, http://www.historyofwar.org/air/units/USAAF/42nd_Bombardment_Group.html

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

75th Bomber Squadron
42th Bomber Group
North American b-25 Mitchell
Henderson Field, Guadacanal
Pilot Badge
His rank First Lieutenant