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Auld, Joseph J.

Rank and Name, First Lieutenant Joseph J. Auld.

Unit/Placed in, 4th Squadron, 62nd Troop Carrier Group (normally he served with 82nd Bomber Squadron, 12th Bomber Group, Medium.


Joseph is born approx. on 22 Sep. 1918 in New York.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

Spouse, Evelyn Auld.


Joseph enlisted the service in New York with service number # O-797949.


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

Capt.            Joseph M. Obinski              Pilot

1st Lt.           Joseph J. Auld                  Co Pilot

1st Lt.           Robert M. Anderson           Navigator

T/Sgt.          Clarence E. Frantz             Radio Operator

Pvt.              Robert L. Crane                Drop Crew

Pvt.              Richard M. Dawson            Drop Crew

Pvt.              Fred V. Fagan                   Drop Crew

Joseph was KIA on a Supply Drop to the Forces at Myitkyina, Burma and crashed at Myanmar (Burma) on 23 May 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Joseph 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 and his final resting place now is at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA.


Thanks to, https://www.wikiwand.com/en/62nd_Operations_Group

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

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.

His unit 62nd Troop Carrier Group
Douglas C-47 Skytrain
Dinjan Airfield, India
Joseph J. Auld
His rank First Lieutenant
His Real unit 12th Bomber Group
DAYTON, Ohio -- 12th Bombardment Group (M) plaque in Memorial Park at the National Museum of the United States Air Force.
Arlington Cemetery