2Lt Roland Wheeler “Wheeler” Ramey

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2Lt Roland Wheeler “Wheeler” Ramey

  • Birth 11 Nov 1921 Michigan, USA
  • Death 26 Aug 1946
  • Cenotaph Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
  • Plot Courts of the Missing
  • Memorial ID 56119857

Lt. Roland Wheeler "Wheeler" Ramey

2nd Lt. Roland Wheeler "Wheeler" Ramey, 24, U.S. Army Air Corp, died Monday, 26 August 1946, when his P-47N Thunderbolt crashed at sea 25 miles offshore and west of Naha, Okinawa, Japan.

Born on Friday, 11 November 1921, in Calumet, Michigan, he was the son of Gen. Rufus Stanley and Frances Miriam (Meriwether) Ramey. He graduated from the US Military Academy, West Point, in 1945.

Wheeler is survived by his parents and two siblings, Stanley Meriwether Ramey, and Miriam Carrie Ramey.

Family Members

Gravesite Details TMSI [187] Entered the service from Tennessee.





  • Maintained by: The Meriwether Society, Inc.
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56119857
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2Lt Roland Wheeler “Wheeler” Ramey (11 Nov 1921–26 Aug 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56119857, citing Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by The Meriwether Society, Inc. (contributor 46827721) .