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Arnett, Jack Sterling M.

Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Jack Sterling M. Arnett.

Unit/Placed in, 424th Bomber Squadron, 307th Bomber Group, Heavy.


Jack is born approx. on Dec 1, 1919 in Tyler, West Virginia.

Father, Bernice B. Arnett.

Mother, Verla D. (Ash) Arnett.

Brother(s), Howard M. and Warren G. Arnett.


Jack enlisted the service in West Virginia with service number # 0-809803.


Jack ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were,

2nd Lt.          Jack S.M. Arnett               Pilot

F/O.             William B. Simpson            Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          Frank J. Arhar                  Navigator

2nd Lt.          Arthur J. Schumacher        Bombardier

T/Sgt.          Robert J. Stinson               Engineer

S/Sgt.           Jimmie Doyle                    Assist. Engineer

T/Sgt.          Charles T. Goulding            Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           John Moore                      Assist. Radio Operator

S/Sgt.           Leland D. Price                 Gunner

S/Sgt.           Earl E. Yoh                       Gunner

Sgt.              Alexander B. Vick              Photographer


Jack was KIA when on the bombing mission to Palau, when his plane was shot and crashed on Sep.1, 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Jack was first buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.

His remains are discovered in 2004 and his final resting place now is at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Emmanuel Episcopal Church Memorial Garden, Orlando, Orange County, Florida, USA.


Thanks to, https://www.307bg.net/research.asp

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


When an individual’s remains have been accounted for by the U.S. Department of Defense, a rosette is placed next to the name on the Wall/Tablet/Court of the Missing to mark that the person now rests in a known gravesite.



424th Bomber Squadron
307th Bomber Group
Wakde Airfield, Papua
His rank Second Lieutenant
Jack Sterling M. Arnett
Nose Art Plane
Lone Ranger (Bomber Group)