|Death: ||May 12, 1945|
Casualty of WWII, Ernest was a Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army Air Forces;785th Bomber Squadron, 466th Bomber Group, Heavy ~ Service No. 38451507
He entered the Service from: Arkansas.
Akens was aboard B-24 #41-28664," Merchant of Venice". MIA over France 11 May 1944.
He was Missing in Action and therefore is commemorated on the Tablets of the Missing.
Awards: Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart
Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial
South Cambridgeshire District
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: Martin Douglas Packer
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56287298