2Lt Beatrice H Memler

2Lt Beatrice H Memler

Birth
Death 12 Mar 1945
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Memorial ID 56752860 · View Source
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Beatice served as a Second Lieutenant, 804th Medical Air Evacuation Squadron, Army Nurse's Corps, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Kings County, New York prior to the war.

Beatice served as a nurse on C-46D # 44-77373.

C-46D # 44-77373, which was assigned to the 69th Troop Carrier Squadron, 433rd Troop Carrier Group, took off from Elmore Airfield, Mindoro Island, Philippines with a crew of 4, 2 Medical Attendants, and 28 patients on a flight to Tanauan, Leyte, Philippines. They never arrived at their destination.

It is unclear if C-46D # 44-77373 crashed at sea or in a remote region as of yet undiscovered. All 34 on board were lost.

Beatice was declared "Missing In Action" in the "Line Of Duty" on this flight during the war.

Her remains were not recovered.

Service # N-788562

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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Flight Crew lost on C-46D #44-77373:

Healy, Paul A. ~ 2nd Lt, Co-Pilot, MN
Kelly, Leo J. ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, NE
Kiester, Charles W. ~ S/Sgt, Radio Operator, PA
Oja, Theodore S. ~ Sgt, Engineer, MN

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Medical Attendants lost on C-46D #44-77373:

Memler, Beatice H. ~ 2nd Lt, Army, NY
Hudson, John A. ~ Tech/3

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Patients lost on C-46D #44-77373:

Adamsky, Thomas ~ Pfc, PA
Anger, William F., Jr. ~ T/5, Army, NV
Arel, Gerard P. ~ Pvt, Army, RI
Avera, William H. ~ Corp, Marines, GA
Bishop, Audie H. ~ Sgt, Air Force, TN
Clarke, Matthew J. ~ Sgt, Army, NY
Collins, Clyde C. ~ T/5, Army, WI
Cote, Fabien T. ~ Tech/4, Army, ND
Fredrickson, Virgil H. ~ Pvt, Army, KS
Gilley, Paul E. ~ Pfc, Army, VA
Hankerson, John E. ~ Sgt, Army, TN
Howard, Ralph H. ~ Corp, Air Force, MS
Ingalls, Philip J. ~ Pvt, Army, NY
Jahnke, Raymond S. ~ Pfc, Army, IL
Jones, Hurstle ~ Pfc, Army, TN
Kvist, Alfred J. ~ Pfc, Army, WI
Magboo, Maximo ~ Pvt, Army, Philippines
Meagher, Harry B. ~ Pvt, Army, OR
Mills, Charles L. ~ T/4, Army, KS
Najecki, Edward J. ~ Pfc, Army, NY
Sintic, Joseph E. ~ Pvt, Army, OH
Turner, Lytle I ~ Pfc, Army, OH
Twitchell, James E. ~ Pfc, Army, ID
Wells, George E. ~ T/Sgt, Army, MS
Weltick, Harold H. ~ Pfc, Army, NY
White, Clarence H. ~ Pfc, Army, WI
Wynn, James L. ~ T/5, Army, TX
Zakrzewski, Rudolph L. ~ S1c, Navy, WV

( Crew & Patients listings by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56752860
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2Lt Beatrice H Memler (unknown–12 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56752860, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .