Summary

Conflict Period:
World War II 1
Branch:
Army Air Forces 1
Rank:
1
Birth:
15 Jun 1915 1
Orange City, Iowa 1
Death:
05/19/1942 or 05/29/1942 1
Camp O'Donnell, Tarlac, Luzon, Philippines 1
More…

Related Pages

+
View more similar pages

Pictures & Records (0)

Add Show More

Personal Details

Edit
Full Name:
Elmer William Vanderburg 2
Birth:
15 Jun 1915 1
Orange City, Iowa 1
Male 1
Birth:
06/16/1915 or 07/16/1915 2
Orange City, Iowa, USA 2
Male 2
Death:
05/19/1942 or 05/29/1942 2
Camp O'Donnell, Tarlac, Luzon, Philippines 2
Cause: After having survived the Bataan Death March, he was beaten and died of malaria. 2
Burial:
Feb. 2015: Found that supposedly, Elmer's "cross" at the American Military Cemetery in Manila also holds his remains. So, burial at Camp O'Donnell may be unlikely. 1
Burial Date: unknown, presumably May of 1942. 2
Burial Place: unknown, presumably at Camp O'Donnell. However, he has a "Burial Cross" at a cemetery in Manila. 2
Edit
Birth:
Mother: born in the Netherlands 3
Mother: Elizabeth Alyda Neimeyer 2
Father: born in Newkirk, Iowa 3
Father: William Vanderburg 2
Edit

World War II 1

Branch:
Army Air Forces 1
Rank:
1
Service Start Date:
1
Service End Date:
upon his death (about 5/19/1942). 1
Edit
Religion:
Christian Reformed 2
Race or Ethnicity:
Caucasian 2

Looking for more information about Elmer W. Vanderburg?

Search through millions of records to find out more.

Sources

  1. Contributed by kyndojo200
  2. Contributed by kyndojo
  3. Ancestry.com — Contributed by kyndojo200
Add

Stories

About this Memorial Page

×