Butler, William B., ARM2c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary Designator/NEC
ARM-0000-Aviation Radioman
Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Radioman
Primary Unit
1944-1944, ARM-0000, USS Franklin (CV-13)
Service Years
1942 - 1944
ARM-Aviation Radioman

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Home State
Florida
Florida
Year of Birth
Not Specified
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Hollywood
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Oct 29, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Sea
Location
Philippines
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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  2013, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2013, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2013, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  2013, United States Navy Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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Combat Air Crew Wings with 3 Stars

 
 Duty Stations
VT-13USS Franklin (CV-13)
  1943-1944, ARM-0000, VT-13
  1944-1944, ARM-0000, USS Franklin (CV-13)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1944 World War II
  1944-1944 Western Caroline Islands Operation/Battle of Peleliu
  1944-1944 Leyte Campaign (1944)/Battle of Cape Engano
  1944-1944 Leyte Campaign (1944)/Battle of Sibuyan Sea
  1944-1944 Leyte Campaign (1944)/Battle of Leyte Gulf
  1944-1944 Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Guam
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
VT-13
TBM-1C AVENGER
PILOT: LT Raymond B. Cook
CREWMAN: ARM2c William B. Butler
THEIR AIRCRAFT WAS SHOT DOWN BY ANTI-AIRCRAFT FIRE
DURING THE BATTLE OF CAPE ENGANO ON 25 OCT 1944.
   
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