Captain Bibee served with the Finance Department and was captured in the South Pacific Theatre, Philippine Islands, in 1942. He was as Prisoner of War at Fukuoka POW Camp #1 -Kashii (Pine tree camp) Kyushu Island 33-130. He died while being transported on the Brazil Maru, which was one of the ghastly “Hell Ships.” See: http://www.west-point.org/family/japanese-pow/ShipsNum.htm

He is buried at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Saint Louis, Missouri.

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