Rank and Name, Lieutenant Junior Grade Everett Raymond Backman.
Unit/Placed in, Observation Squadron USS Indiana, United States Navy.
Everett is born approx. on 26 Dec. 1919 in Middlesex, Massachusetts.
Father, Roswell C. Backman.
Mother, Elizabeth (Totten) Backman.
Spouse, June L. (Stanley) Backman.
Son, David S. Backman.
Everett enlisted the service in Massachusetts with service number # 0-278009.
Everett‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B- were,
LtJg. Everett R. Backman Pilot
Arm3. Robert B. Watson Radio Operator/Gunner
Everett died because there was no radio contact with them, and they not returned to base on 7 Aug. 1945, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Everett is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.
Courts of the missing.
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Seabees History Bob Smith https://seabeehf.org/
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano
Navy Seal Memorial, http://www.navysealmemorials.com
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com
Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/