Pottawattamie County

1st Lt. Merroll J. Berringer

Born 03 Mar 1920
Died 21 Nov 1944



1st Lt. Merroll J. Berringer, son of Mrs. Ernest Baggs, 1656 Madison avenue, has been officially declared dead. Lt. Berringer was last seen flying a photo mission over Nimrod sound on Nov. 21, 1944, from his Suichwan, central China base. A sister, Mrs. Mildred Greenlee, and his father, Vern, both live at Clarinda.  His wife, Mary A., formerly of Villisca, now lives at St. Joseph, Mo.

Source: The Council Bluffs Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Monday, April 15, 1946, Page 7 (photo included)

NOTE: Lt. Merroll J. Berringer was born March 3, 1920. There is a memorial stone for Lt. Berringer at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Philippines, and another at Clarinda Cemetery, Clarinda, Iowa, which is shared with his father, Vern Berringer. ~ findagrave.com