Frantz, Edward Sharp, 2ndLt

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Second Lieutenant
Last Primary MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Last MOSGroup
Pilots/Naval Flight Officers
Primary Unit
1943-Present, 7598, MIA - WWII
Service Years
1942 - 1943

Second Lieutenant


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World War II Fallen
  1943, World War II Fallen

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Last Known Activity
Marine Scouting Squadron 3 (VMS-3) "Devilbirds" in flight near the Virgin Islands. Based at Marine Corps Air Station Bourne Field, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, during the entire course of its existence, the squadron logged patrols from 1934 to 1944. Included among them were flights on 11-14 May 1942 to circumvent the expected escape attempt of the French Fleet for Guadaloupe

FRANTZ, Edward Sharp, 20264, VMS3, MCAS, NOB, Virgin Is, September 28, 1943, accidental death + FRANTZ, Edward Sharp, Second Lieutenant, O-020264, USMC, from Louisiana, East Coast Memorial

2ndLt Edward Sharp Frantz, pilot, was declared Missing on 28 Sep 1943.

Body Not Recovered
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Rifle Sharpshooter (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

 Unit Assignments
Aviation UnitsMarine Scouting Squadron -3  (VMS-3)Missing In Action
  1942-1943, 7599, Marine Aviation Detachment (MAD) Corpus Christi, TX
  1943-1943, 7598, Marine Scouting Squadron -3 (VMS-3)
  1943-Present, 7598, MIA - WWII
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