Rank and Name, Captain Alan C. Attebery.
Unit/Placed in, Headquarters, V Air Service Command.
Alan is born approx. on 1918 in Missouri.
Father, Ira R. Attebery.
Mother, Lillie B. (Yeter) Attebery.
Brother(s), Ottner J. Attebery.
Alan enlisted the service in Missouri with service number # 0-664493.
Alan‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-17 were,
Lt. Col. Walter Piehl Pilot
Capt. Alan C. Attebery Co Pilot
T/Sgt. Edgar W. Elseman Crew Chief
S/Sgt. Cortez A. Biel Engineer
S/Sgt. Henry Y. Willis Radio Operator
Major Robert H. Barnes Passenger
Major V. De Henriques Passenger
Captain Russell G. Helmer Passenger
Captain Fred J. Lewis Passenger
Captain Paul V. Mc Knight Passenger
Captain Wendell J. Root Passenger
1st Lt. Winton D. Witmer Passenger
2nd Lt. John C. Campbell Passenger
2nd Lt. Roland J. Hickey Passenger
Wojg. Dawson L. Hutchison Passenger
S/Sgt. August J. Bachor Passenger
Sgt. William R. Ray Passenger
Corp. Noel L. Lowe Passenger
Pvt. Clyde H. Hopkins Passenger
Alan died on a administrative flight that was planned with a stopover at Tadji Airfield, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. But they never arrived there (reason unknown) on 8 July 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal, Aviator Badge, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Allan is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
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
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com