|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1929|
|Death: ||Nov. 11, 1966|
MEARNS, ARTHUR STEWART
Name: Arthur Stewart Mearns
Branch/Rank: United States Air Force/O4
Date of Birth: 12 July 1929
Home City of Record: GREAT NECK NY
Date of Loss: 11 November 1966
Country of Loss: North Vietnam
Loss Coordinates: 211359 North 1070457 East
Status (in 1973): Missing In Action
Other Personnel in Incident:
Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw
data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA
families, published sources, interviews and CACCF = Combined Action
Combat Casualty File.
Quang Ninh near Dinh Lap, fifteen miles from China. Cora Weiss said he
was dead. The squadron leader said the mission was to interdict rail
from China to Hanoi.
09/30/77 REMAINS RETURNED BY SRV
EGRESS HITESHEW WINGMAN/MEARNS BAD BURNS/DIED
No further information available at this time.
Survived by his wife Patty and 2 daughters, Frances and Mary Ann
Great Website for Arthur Mearns, created by a woman who bought his POW Bracelet in 1972.
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: Sec 11, grave 404-2
Created by: Geraldine "Gerry" Hume...
Record added: Apr 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18883152
2016: Memorial Day weekendAgain, time to give thanks & continue to remember what you & your family gave up nearly 50 years agoEllen|
Added: May. 29, 2016
2015: Another year has gone by & you may be gone but not forgotten. Remembering you & your family for the sacrifices made. Ellen http://www.reocities.com/CapitolHill/senate/7558/|
Added: Nov. 10, 2015
Another year has passed...just dropped in to again recognize the sacrifice you made. My thoughts as usual go to the Mearns/Maxwell family. Thinking of you on Veterans Day/Date of loss.http://www.reocities.com/CapitolHill/senate/7558/|
Added: Nov. 11, 2014
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