Rank and Name in, Corporal Albert James Pyron.
Unit/Placed in, 320th Bomber Squadron, 90th Bomber Group (Heavy).
Albert was born approx. on 1915 in Virginia.
Father, Charlie Pyron.
Mother, No record.
Sisters, Dora, Clara, Pauline and Dorothy Pyron.
Brother, Jesse Pyron.
Albert entered the service from the District of Colombia with service number # 33155958.
Albert’s crewmembers onboard the B-24;
Colonel Arthur W. Meehan Pilot
Major Raymond S. Morse Co pilot
1st Lt. John K. Booroojy Unknown
1st Lt. Robert E. Kinsella Unknown
1st Lt. Wallace S. Sorenson Unknown
S/Sgt. William J. Whitman Unknown
Sgt. Vico W. Jordan Unknown
Sgt. Jimmy N. Wayfa Unknown
Cpl. Albert J. Pyron Unknown
Cpl. Forrest C. Schooler Unknown
Albert was KIA it failed to return (no record), on Nov. 16, 1942, and he is honored with an Air Medal, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Albert is buried at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial,Manila, Metro Manila,
National Capital Region, Philippines.
Thanks to pacificwrecks.com http://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/b-24/41-11902.html
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/