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Rank and Name, Seaman First Class Alfred Ugo Abruzzese.
Unit/Placed in on, USS Marathon (APA-200) Attack Transport,United States Naval Reserve .
Alfred is born in 1922 in New Jersey.
Father, James Abruzzese.
Mother, Palma H. Abruzzese.
Alfred enlisted the service in New Jersey with service number # 9058838.
Alfred died when (story) the ship went for anchor in Buckner Bay a attack of a Kaitan (suicide sub) on July 22, 1945, Seaman First Class Alfred U. Abruzzese is honored with a Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Alfred is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
Thanks to https://www.navsource.org/archives/10/03/03200.htm Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html