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Aylward, Joseph C.

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Joseph C. Aylward.

Unit/Placed in, 531st Bomber Squadron, 380th Bomber Group, Heavy.


Joseph is born approx. on no record.


Joseph enlisted the service in Iowa with service number # 37113270.


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

Captain        Paul G. Smith          Pilot

1st Lt.           Theron R. Dreier      Co Pilot

2nd Lt.          Clarence V. Hartman

2nd Lt.          John H. Larson

2nd Lt.          Ronald L. Arton

M/Sgt.          Gary D. Delp

T/Sgt.          Bernard L. Wright

T/Sgt.          Joseph C. Aylward

Pvt.              Thomas E. Falltrick

Pvt.              Earl C. Kildruff

Joseph was KIA no record on 11 June 1943, 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.


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

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, https://pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/b-24/42-40527.html


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

531st Bomber Squadron
380th Bomber Group
Port Morsby AirField, New Guinea
Crew with plane Nose-Art
Joseph C. Aylward
His rank Staff Sergeant