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Stanley Morton Alpert

Military

He registered for the WW II draft on 30 June 1942, and he was listed as 'unemployed'. He was 5' 10 1/2" tall; weighed 164 pounds; had brown hair, blue/gray eyes and a 'ruddy' complexion. His draft registration card is notated: "See: Sanford Morton Alpert"
The service number appearing on the orders we have is not listed in the NARA data base, and a search by name also produced no results.
We have him listed on the 437th TCG Special Orders #195, dated 27 December 1943. These were the orders generated at Pope Field (Fort Bragg, NC) for the first phase of movement by air and by rail of the 437th personnel to their eventual overseas deployment.

Service

Units served with

  • 437th Troop Carrier Group

    437th Troop Carrier Group

    Group
    Constituted as the 437th Troop Carrier Group on 15 April 1943, it was activated on 01 May 1943 in Dunnellon, FL. They trained with C-46 and C-47 aircraft for duty overseas with the Ninth Air Force. They moved to England during January and February of...

  • 83rd Troop Carrier Squadron

Associated Place

  • Ramsbury

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training station, Ramsbury was allocated while under construction to the Eighth Air Force as a transport base. Built during 1942, it had eventually three concrete runways, 28 pan and 24 loop hardstandings, and two T2...

  • Coulommiers

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born 11 April 1924
Died 18 April 2003

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 December 2019 10:52:32 jaxticotribute Changes to biography
Sources

437th TCG Special Orders #195

Date Contributor Update
20 December 2019 10:51:23 jaxticotribute Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

437th TCG Special Orders #195
Draft Registration
Findagrave
Social Security Death Index

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