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Arnold, Oscar

Rank and Name, Sergeant Oscar Arnold.

Unit/Placed in, Assigned to, 65th Bomber Squadron, 43rd Bomber Group, Heavy.


Oscar is born approx. on 1914 in Alabama.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.


Oscar enlisted the service in Alabama with service number # 34197772.


Oscar ‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a C-47 were,

1st Lt.          Harold R. McMillan           Pilot

2nd Lt.         Clarence H. Lindquist        Co Pilot

1st Lt.          Robert. Marpet                Navigator

Corp.           George R. Powell              Engineer

T/Sgt.          George G. Sullivan            Radio Operator

Capt.           Edward D. Hurst              Passenger

Pfc.             Sylvester J. Raba              Passenger

2nd Lt.        Horace V. Perty                Passenger

T/Sgt.          Judd N. Vicksok               Passenger

Pfc.             Albert P. Herbst               Passenger

Sgt.             John F. Stucky                 Passenger

Sgt.             Oscar Arnold                   Passenger

S/Sgt.          Howard E. Burlew            Passenger

S/Sgt.          Bert J. Shelata                Passenger

T/Sgt.          John F. Lisowski               Passenger

S/Sgt.          John A. Moore                 Passenger

S/Sgt.          Kendric L. Johnson           Passenger

S/Sgt.          Henry C. Ousley Sr.           Passenger

Pfc.             Conrad W. Andrews          Passenger

Oscar died on an Operational Mission to Peleliu (probably crashed during a storm) on 23 February, 1945, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Walls 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


The MACR of the Crew and first 5 Passengers was very dark, so names could be wrong.

Douglas C-47 Skytrain
Tacloban Airfield
His rank Sergeant