Obituary Record

Darrel Royce (Ensign) Ludwig
Died on 6/8/1945


Pilot Tribune 21 June 1945

Killed in Night Flight

Darrel Ludwig, Former Arlington Boy To Be Buried In Chicago

Ensign Darrel Ludwig, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe Ludwig, former Arlington residents, was killed on a night flight while training at the Santa Ana, Calif., Air Base last week. He was the pilot of a Hellcat.

Darrell’s grandmother, Mrs. Lula Ludwig, Mr. and Mrs. Hobson Ludwig and Mrs. E. G. Rosenbaum of Arlington, left for Chicago, where the funeral services will be held.

From California Death Index 1940-1997 on

Name: Darrel Royce Ludwig; Gender: Male; Birth Date: 27 March 1921; Birth Place: Iowa; Death Date: 8 June 1945; Death Place: Orange County

~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~

Printed in the Washington County Pilot-Tribune on 6/21/1945