Johnson County


Lt. Arthur Herman Proehl





Arthur Herman Proehl was born May 10, 1924 to Arthur C. and Margaret Kuhlman Proehl. He died Jan. 5, 1946 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines and has a cenotaph in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.

Lt. Proehl served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 96th Bomber Squadron (Okinawa) and the 2nd Emergency Rescue Squadron (Clark Field, Philippines). He was MIA/DNB as the result of a plane crash in the Philippine Islands.