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Scott, Edgar Bailey

Rank and Name, First Lieutenant Edgar Bailey Scott.

Unit/Placed in, 12th Fighter Squadron, 18th Fighter Group.

 

Edgar is born approx. on 8 April 1920 in Corvallis, Montana.

Father, Earnest E. Scott.

Mother, Loretta O. Scott.

Sister(s), Georgia G. and Phyllis M. Scott.

 

Edgar enlisted the service in Montana with service number # 0-752465.

 

Edgar was KIA when on Bomber Escort his left Engine was shot by Ground Fire, turned back to Base and crashed in Sea on 31 Jan. 1945,  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.

 

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

Walls of the missing.

Edgar also has a Memorial Grave at Corvallis Cemetery, Corvallis, Ravalli County, Montana, USA.

 

Thanks to, https://pacificwrecks.com/airfields/philippines/lingayen/index.html

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

National Historian

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org

Website,

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/

12th Fighter Squadron
18th Fighter Group
Lockheed P-38 Lightning
Lingayen (Strip) Airfield
His rank First Lieutenant
Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Cluster