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PVT Arthur F Space

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 12 Dec 1941 (aged 18–19)
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot F Row 10 Grave 83
Memorial ID 172670306 · View Source
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Arthur served as a Private, 3rd Pursuit Squadron, 24th Pursuit Group, Clark Field, Philippines, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Fairfield County, Connecticut prior to the war.

He enlisted as a Private in the Army Air Corps on September 18, 1940, prior to the war, in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the production of bakery products and also as Single, without dependents.

Arthur was "Killed In Action" when the Japanese invaded Clark Field during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 11019684

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding that this record was not recorded at Manila!

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PVT, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 13 Nov 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 172670306
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Arthur F Space (1922–12 Dec 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 172670306, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .