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Pvt Arthur Wilbur Crandall
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1918
Marion County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 31, 1944, Papua New Guinea

Youngest son of Ransom Samuel & Lula Jane Harrison Crandall. Killed in action in WW II at the mouth of the Tor River, Dutch New Guinea. Buried at Toem, Dutch New Gunea with his comrades. His remains were later transferred to the Hackler Community Cemetery west of Tampa, by "Special Escort", upon the closing of the cemetery at Toem. 
Family links: 
  Ransom Samuel Crandall (1869 - 1923)
  Lula Jane Harrison Crandall (1883 - 1940)
  Napoleon "Nap" Harrison Crandall (1901 - 1971)*
  Earl Preston Crandall (1905 - 1979)*
  Rose Ethel Crandall Ford (1907 - 1992)*
  Howard Lyle Crandall (1910 - 2000)*
  Charles Louis Crandall (1911 - 1995)*
  Pauline Mae Crandall (1912 - 1974)*
  Jessie Almeda Crandall Grady (1914 - 2013)*
  Naomi Mary Crandall Childs (1916 - 2000)*
  Arthur Wilbur Crandall (1918 - 1944)
  Laura Grayce Crandall Stecher (1921 - 2003)*
  Lula Deane Crandall Davis (1923 - 2016)*
*Calculated relationship
Hackler Community Cemetery
Marion County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Row 2W
Created by: Marsha P
Record added: Mar 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10592787
Pvt Arthur Wilbur Crandall
Added by: Marsha P
Pvt Arthur Wilbur Crandall
Added by: Marsha P
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NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Marion County, Kansas...Killed In Action...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Jun. 3, 2016
UNCLE Arthur, doing reserch on Dutch New Guiene and the battles before D-Day. Your sacrifice will never be forgotten. Your family loves and honors you. DEANE DAUGHTER.
- Deanna Reynolds
 Added: Apr. 6, 2016
Thank you for your service.
- Dwayne Crandall
 Added: Dec. 26, 2015
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