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1Lt Chandler S Whipple

1Lt Chandler S Whipple

Birth
Bristol, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 5 Oct 1943 (aged 23)
At Sea
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 56791825 · View Source
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Son of Ashley Plummer Whipple and Margaret Sargent.

Never married.

Chandler enlisted in the United Sates Army Air Corps as a Private on 28 Mar 1942 at Fort Ethan Allen, Colchester, Chittenden, Vermont. Chandler reached the rank of First Lieutenant, and went missing in the Pacific while on an Air Force Mission with the 499th Bomber Squadron near Erima Plantation, New Guinea during World War II. Chandler was awarded the Purple Heart Medal and the Air Medal.

Chandler Sargent Whipple


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  • Maintained by: Lauren Marie Westgate Hargrave
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56791825
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1Lt Chandler S Whipple (19 Apr 1920–5 Oct 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56791825, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Lauren Marie Westgate Hargrave (contributor 47241104) .