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SSgt Roger S Martin

SSgt Roger S Martin

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 16 Nov 1942 (aged 24)
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets Of The Missing
Memorial ID 56789618 · View Source
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Roger 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 Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on January 10, 1941, prior to the war, in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in woodworking 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.

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

Service # 11014927

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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

Bio & Crew Report by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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SSGT, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56789618
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSgt Roger S Martin (28 May 1918–16 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56789618, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .