Funerals for SGT Robert W. McCarville, Pfc Joseph R. Livermore, and PFC Eugene E. Lochowicz (World War II); and SGT Walter H. Tobin and SFC Phillip C. Mendoza (Korea)

| November 7, 2019 | 4 Comments

A funeral will be held next week for the following previously missing individuals recently accounted for by DPAA.

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This July, DPAA announced that it had accounted for SGT Robert W. McCarville, US Army. SGT McCarville was lost in Papua New Guinea on 5 December 1942.

SGT McCarville will be buried next week – on Sunday, 10 November – in Beloit, Wisconsin. Regrettably, DPAA does not seem to have posted the specific location and time for his funeral services or interment.

If any TAH readers have the precise location and time for SGT McCarville’s funeral services or interment, please post it in comments below. And if any readers are in the area and have the time, here’s an opportunity to give someone lost during World War II a proper final send-off.

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This August, DPAA announced that it had accounted for SGT Walter H. Tobin, Jr., US Army. SGT Tobin was lost in North Korea on 2 December 1950.

SGT Tobin will be buried next week – on Thursday, 14 November – in Glen Arbor, Michigan. Regrettably, DPAA does not seem to have posted the specific location and time for his funeral services or interment.

If any TAH readers have the precise location and time for SGT Tobin’s funeral services or interment, please post it in comments below. And if any readers are in the area and have the time, here’s an opportunity to give someone lost during the Korean War a proper final send-off.

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This October, DPAA announced that it had accounted for SFC Phillip C. Mendoza, US Army. SFC Mendoza was lost in North Korea on 2 December 1950.

SFC Mendoza will be buried next week – on Friday, 15 November – in Dixon, California. Regrettably, DPAA does not seem to have posted the specific location and time for his funeral services or interment.

If any TAH readers have the precise location and time for SFC Mendoza’s funeral services or interment, please post it in comments below. And if any readers are in the area and have the time, here’s an opportunity to give someone lost during the Korean War a proper final send-off.

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This August, DPAA announced that it had accounted for Pfc Joseph R. Livermore, USMC. Pfc Livermore was lost on Tarawa on 22 November 1943.

Pfc Livermore will be buried next week – on Friday, 15 November – in Bakersfield, California. Regrettably, DPAA does not seem to have posted the specific location and time for his funeral services or interment.

If any TAH readers have the precise location and time for Pfc Livermore’s funeral services or interment, please post it in comments below. And if any readers are in the area and have the time, here’s an opportunity to give someone lost during World War II a proper final send-off.

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This August, DPAA announced that it had accounted for PFC Eugene E. Lochowicz, US Army. PFC Lochowicz was lost in Germany on 23 February 1945.

PFC Lochowicz will be buried next week – on Saturday, 16 November – in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Regrettably, DPAA does not seem to have posted the specific location and time for his funeral services or interment.

If any TAH readers have the precise location and time for PFC Lochowicz’s funeral services or interment, please post it in comments below. And if any readers are in the area and have the time, here’s an opportunity to give someone lost during World War II a proper final send-off.

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  1. Ex-PH2 says:

    May the road rise to meet them and the winds be always at their backs.

  2. 5th/77th FA says:

    May their Mortal Remains Rest Easy in their Home Soil. We will raise a glass to pay Honors to these returned Warriors.

    Thanks for the updates Hondo.

  3. UpNorth says:

    Welcome home, brothers.

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