Capt Lovell Swain Stuber


Capt Lovell Swain Stuber

Wilmot, Cowley County, Kansas, USA
Death 9 Apr 1942 (aged 24)
At Sea
Memorial Site* Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA

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Lovell served as a Captain on a B-17, Headquarters Squadron, 1st Mapping Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Kansas prior to the war.

Lovell was declared "Missing In Action" in the "Line Of Duty" in the Atlantic during the war.

Service # 0-022821

Airmen who perished on this flight:

Crenshaw, Fletcher M ~ T/Sgt, Maryland
Haney, Floyd B ~ Capt, D.C.
Stockton, Lorain Hamilton ~ 1st Lt, Indiana
Stuber, Lovell Swain ~ Capt, Kansas
Tucker, Raymond F ~ M/Sgt, Kansas
White, Robert Cooley ~ 1st Lt, D.C.

( Bio & Crew Report by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )
Their Record
Reno County World War II
Bob Campbell Post VFW
Hutchinson, Kansas

(page – 31)
Lovell S. Stuber, Capt., Army Air force, killed in crash on an army airplane at sea in the West Indies April 9, 1942. He had left the U.S. April 7 to fly to Trinidad, British West Indies, on a secret mission for the War department. The plane reached Puerto Rico and left the next morning to continue to Trinidad, but never arrived there, presumable coming down in the Caribbean sea. Formerly of Reno county, his wife, Virginia, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Roderick Moore of Centennial community, Burrton RFD.



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NARA War Department records list this soldiers Home of Record as Cowley County, Kansas...Died Non-Battle.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Lovell Swain Stuber (12 Jun 1917–9 Apr 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 34258004, citing East Coast Memorial, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA ; Maintained by ShaneO (contributor 47009366) .