1Lt Donald Anthony Rininsland

1Lt Donald Anthony Rininsland

Birth
Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa, USA
Death 6 Apr 1943 (aged 23)
Memorial Site* Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines

* A structure erected in honor of someone whose remains lie elsewhere.

Plot Tablets of the Missing - Army
Memorial ID 56763061 · View Source
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ALTER AND ANSON LOST AT SEA, WAR DEPT. ANNOUNCES

6 OTHER IOWANS LISTED, INCLUDING MAJ. R.B. HUCKSTEP OF DES MOINES

Washington, D.C. -- (AP) -- Eight Iowans, including Major Russell B. Huckstep of Des Moines were listed by the war department Tuesday as missing in action.

Major Huckstep, whose wife lives at 3918 East Fourteenth street, Des Moines, was listed as missing in the Middle East area.

Four Iowans were listed as missing at sea in the north Atlantic area. They are:

Pfc. Chester W. Algoe, son of Charles W. Algoe, Webster City; Pfc Reinhard A. Alter, son of Ernest Alter, Route 2, Parkersburg; Pfc. Glen S. Anson, son of Harold C. Anson, Quasqueton and Pfc. George C. Bell, co Peter Hansen, Goldfield.

Others missing:
Staff Sgt. Kenneth R. Morse, son of Mrs. Julia Morse, Eagle Grove -- European area.
Staff Sgt. Roy N. Lund, son of Nels S. Lund, Polk City--Pacific area.
First Lieut. Donald A. Rininsland, son of Mrs. Ruth E. Rininsland, 511 1/2 Sycamore street, Muscatine--southwest Pacific area.

Above submitted 3/11/13 by E. Ackerman

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Airmen who perished on this flight:

Blocker, Robert H ~ T/Sgt, FL
Coston, John F ~ S/Sgt, TX
Hughes, Evan P ~ 1st Lt, Co-Pilot, TN
Kouski, Alexander ~ T/Sgt, OH
Kwiatkowski, Bernard T ~ T/Sgt, NY
Oliver, James F ~ S/Sgt, OR
Pacheco, Joe B ~ S/Sgt, AZ
Peck, Franklin L ~ 1st Lt, NY
Rininsland, Donald A ~ 1st Lt, Pilot, IA
Stuehmer, Lloyd A ~ 1st Lt, NE
Wimberly, Olin J ~ 1st Lt, FL

Crew Report by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Gravesite Details Entered the service from Iowa.

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  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56763061
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt Donald Anthony Rininsland (10 Oct 1919–6 Apr 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56763061, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .