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Abel, Edward Fred

Rank and Name, Private First Class Edward Fred Abel.

Unit/Placed in on, 162nd Infantry Regiment, 41st Infantry Division “Sunsetters “.


Edward is born 1920  in Saint Paul, Minnesota.


Father, Fred C. Abel.

Mother, Josephine S. (Pasket) Abel.


Edward enlisted the U.S.Army in  Washington with service number # 37544885.


Edward was KIA near Mokmur Airfield on Biak Island, New Guinea on June 8, 1944,  is honored with a  Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.


Edward is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial  Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Wall of the missing.


Thanks to https://history.army.mil/html/forcestruc/cbtchron/cc/041id.htm Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC,  https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.

Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html

NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society, Sean Conjenos, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org Navy Marines Info Geoffrey Roecker, https://missingmarines.com/ Medals Info, http://www.honorstates.org Website, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/ 


162nd Infantry Regiment
41st Infantry Division
His rank Private First Class