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USS Lexington (CV-16)

Pilot  Ensign Arthur W. Spindler, O-300751 (MIA / KIA) MS
MIA  April 1, 1944

Mission History
On April 1, 1944 took off from USS Lexington (CV-16) on a strike against Woleai. When this aircraft failed to return it was declared Missing in Action (MIA).

Spindler was officially declared dead the day of the mission. He is memorialized at Manila American Cemetery on the tablets of the missing.

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Last Updated
February 14, 2020


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