Rank and Name, Captain Charles E. Jones.
Unit/Placed in, 319th Bomber Squadron, 90th Bomber Group, Heavy ”Jolly Rogers”.
Charles is born approx. on 18 Feb. 1917 in New Jersey.
Spouse, Mary Ann (Camp) Jones.
Charles enlisted the service in New Jersey with service number # 0-023778.
Charles‘s Crew-members on-board the plane a B-24 were,
Captain Charles E. Jones Pilot
2nd Lt. George O. Munker
2nd Lt. Daniel Q. Howard
2nd Lt Donald R. Habein
Sergeant William F. Hicks
Sergeant John Salemi
Sergeant Lowell F. Smead
Corporal Richard W. Baker
Private James E. Wyatt
Pfc. George A. Nicholas
Charles was KIA when the plane Blew Up mid-air and crashed in sea on, 16 March 1943, he is honored with an Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Charles 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.com ww2-europe.com
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/