Bechtel, Langham's daughter found the web site
and supplied the photo of her father as well
as a photo of his name inscribed in the "Tablets
of the Missing" at the National
Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, ("Punch
Bowl") Honolulu, Hawaii
The following is an excerpt from his obituary:
The sergeant entered service August 15, 1943 in Dover,
N.J. He was trained in Salina, Kansas; Nebraska and
New Mexico. He received his wings at Tyndall Field,
Fl. He worked at Picatinny Arsenal in New Jersey before
going into service and before that was in the Army
stationed in Hawaii.
Sgt. Langham, born August 7, 1913, lived in Cherry
Tree, PA until he came to Dover, NJ. He graduated
from Cherry Tree High School.
He was survived at the time of his death by his wife
Florence, pregnant with their daughter, his mother
Mrs. Jennie Langahm and two sisters.