SSgt Roland C Noyes Jr.

Birth
Texas, USA
Death 16 Nov 1942 (aged 20–21)
Memorial Site* Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines

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Roland served as a Staff Sergeant on A-20A #40-155, 89th Bomber Squadron, 3rd Bomber Group, Light, U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II.

He resided in Galveston County, Texas prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on November 21, 1940, prior to the war, in Houston, Texas. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Actor and also as Single, without dependents.

A-20A #40-155 took off from Cairns Airfield, Queensland, Australia on a flight bound for Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. This aircraft failed to arrive at the destination during the war.

Roland was declared "Missing In Action" on this flight.

Service # 18010733

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Airmen who perished on A-20A #40-155:

Martin, Roger S ~ S/Sgt, NH
Noyes, Roland C, Jr ~ S/Sgt, TX
O'Leary, Cornelius F ~ 2nd Lt, Co-Pilot, MA
Pruitt, Francis C ~ 1st Lt, Pilot, LA

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Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Maintained by: Bob Mazzi
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56749975
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Roland C Noyes Jr. (1921–16 Nov 1942), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56749975, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Bob Mazzi (contributor 47430828) .