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Arthur Stewart Mearns
Birth: Jul. 12, 1929
Death: Nov. 11, 1966

MEARNS, ARTHUR STEWART

Name: Arthur Stewart Mearns
Branch/Rank: United States Air Force/O4
Unit:
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
Category: 1
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: F105D
Missions:
Other Personnel in Incident:
Refno: 0519

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.

REMARKS:

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

CACCF PILOT/CRASH

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. 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec 11, grave 404-2
 
Created by: Geraldine "Gerry" Hume...
Record added: Apr 11, 2007
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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/
- Ellen
 Added: Nov. 11, 2014
You & your service have not been forgotten this Memorial Day. Ellenhttp://www.reocities.com/CapitolHill/senate/7558/
- airangel
 Added: May. 26, 2014
Another year has passed, the 47th anniversary of your loss. As always, my thoughts are with the family on Veterans Day..Ellen...http://www.reocities.com/CapitolHill/senate/7558/
- airangel
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013
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