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Chester Victor Truchel
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Birth: unknown
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1948, France

Aviation Machinists Mate 1st Class Truchel was one of eight servicemen to lose their lives when a liberty launch capsized off Hyers, France while returning to the aircraft carrier USS Mideay (CV-41).

AD1c Truchel was the son of Anthony and Mrs. Victoria Truchel, of Philadelphia, Pa. 
Body lost at sea
Specifically: To date no indication that a body was recovered.
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Apr 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35535679

Your sister Mae never forgot you--she always talked about the day when the chaplain and officers came to the door--she loved you with all her heart
- eileen baran
 Added: Apr. 24, 2014
Great Uncle Chester--trying to find your birthdate
- eileen baran
 Added: Apr. 24, 2014

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