Rank and Name, First Lieutenant Mason Prescott.
Unit/Placed in, 372nd Bomber Squadron, 307th Bomber Group, Heavy.
Mason is born approx. on 22 Dec. 1919 in Philips, Maine.
Father, Charles L. Prescott.
Mother, Iona E. (Heath) Prescott.
Brother(s), George Lewis, Theodore Roosevelt, Alfred Charles, John Malcom, Bainbridge Colby, Ervin Heath and Melvin William Prescott..
Mason enlisted the service in Maine with service number # 0-667428.
Mason‘s Crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were,
1st Lt. Clyde A. Friend Pilot
1st Lt. Gerald L. Darr Co Pilot
1st Lt. Mason Prescott Navigator
1st Lt. Nelson Norrie Bombardier
T/Sgt. William H. Adams Engineer
S/Sgt. Malcom E. Smith Asst. Engineer
T/Sgt. Eugene Hayden Radio Operator
S/Sgt. James I. Buchanan Asst. Radio Operator
S/Sgt. William M. Bush Gunner
S/Sgt. James E. Hoffman Gunner
Mason was KIA on the Mission to New Guinea presumed was weather/enemy Air craft, they did not returned to the Base on 14 Nov. 1943, he is honored with an Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Mason is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to, https://www.307bg.net/
Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com and Europe 1940-1945 on Facebook.
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/