Voor Informatie over Soldaten gesneuveld in Europa. Tijdens de 2e Wereldoorlog.

ww2-europe.com

Deze website is opgedragen aan de mannen en vrouwen van de geallieerde strijdkrachten die in de Asia-Pacific Regio zijn omgekomen tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog.

Dutch NL English EN French FR German DE Japanese JA Korean KO

Abril, Marcelo

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

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/ 

 

26th Cavalry
His rank Private
Philippine Scout Insignia