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Westmoreland Babbage

Military

Enlisted in California, and killed in action on 21 March 1945

Service

Units served with

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Boston, MA 14 April 1922
Lived in La Canada, California 30 June 1942

317 San Juan Way

Enlisted Santa Ana, California 6 March 1943
Died 4 miles NW of Neerpelt, Belgium 21 March 1945

KIA when his A-26C #43-22523 collided with another aircraft.

Buried Netherlands American Cemetery May 1945

Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial
Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands
Plot
Plot C Row 14 Grave 12

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 February 2021 00:31:43 466thHistorian Changes to role, awards, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/43995_05_00...
https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=8939&h=2992723&...
https://www.ancestry.com/search/?name=Westmoreland_Babbage&event=_Massac...

Date Contributor Update
08 April 2020 12:53:44 Emily Changes to service number, biography, events and place associations
Sources

Added enlistment and death information from ABMC

Date Contributor Update
07 April 2020 10:36:05 alanrweb Changes to service number, biography and aircraft associations
Sources

from abmc.gov

Date Contributor Update
07 April 2020 10:13:29 alanrweb Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, highest rank, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

American Battle Monument's commission

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