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ARM2c Alfred Brinsfield Lankford

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ARM2c Alfred Brinsfield Lankford

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death
13 Sep 1944 (aged 22)
Alicante, Negros Occidental Province, Western Visayas, Philippines
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 - United States Navy--Missing In Action
Memorial ID
56776429 View Source

Alfred, who resided at Route 3, Seaford, Sussex County, Delaware, served as a Aviation Radioman Second Class, U.S. Navy Air Corps during World War II.

He was declared "Missing In Action" in the Negros Island, Philippine Islands during the war serving on a carrier-based dive bomber on a strafing mission over Japanese installations.

He had served in the Navy for two years and three months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart.

Service # 6023285

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

Alfred, who resided at Route 3, Seaford, Sussex County, Delaware, served as a Aviation Radioman Second Class, U.S. Navy Air Corps during World War II.

He was declared "Missing In Action" in the Negros Island, Philippine Islands during the war serving on a carrier-based dive bomber on a strafing mission over Japanese installations.

He had served in the Navy for two years and three months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart.

Service # 6023285

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

Gravesite Details

Entered the service from Delaware.


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