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Rank and Name, Private Marcelo Abril.
Unit/Placed in on, 26th Cavalry Regiment, Philippine Scouts.
Marcelo is born in 1919 in the Philippines.
Parents and Sibling, No Record Available.
Marcelo enlisted the service in Philippines with service number # 10305224.
Marcelo was KIA in the fights over Rosario defending Philippine soil against the Japanese Occupation on Dec. 23, 1941, Private Marcelo Abril is honored with a Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Marcelo is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
Thanks to Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html