Charles D Kidwiler
Class of 1940
Corporal, U. S. Army Air Corps
321 Signal Corps Wing,
Entered the Service October 1942
Died: 6/29,1944 DNB airplane accident Andover, England
Buried in: Old Reformed Cemetery
The News, July 1, 1944
CPL. CHARLES D. KIDWILER, familiarly known as Tommy Duble,
son of Mrs. Ruth Kidwiler and grandson of Mrs. Theresa Duble, both
of Brunswick, was recently killed in Andover, England, while serving
with the Army Air Corp.
The News, December 17, 1948
The remains of Pvt. Charles D. Kidwiler, of Brunswick, who was
killed in an airplane accident in England in 1944, have arrived in
Brunswick and are at the home of his mother, Mrs. Ruth M. Kidwiler,
180 East B street. Funeral services will take place Sunday afternoon
at 3:30 o'clock at the M. E. church on New York hill in charge of
Rev. Mr. Saey. SteadmanKeenan Post, American Legion of Brunswick,
will conduct a military funeral. Interment in Knoxville cemetery. C.
H. Feete and Bro., funeral directors.
Pvt. Kidwiler, who is survived by his mother, was familiarly known
as Tommy Duble in Brunswick since he and his mother made their home
with his grandparents, the late Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Duble, following
the death of his father, Charles R. Kidwiler.
Pvt. Kidwiler, 21 was a graduate of Brunswick High School and
enlisted in the Air Corps in October, 1942. He had been overseas for
10 months, stationed in England, prior to his death.