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Rank and Name, Fireman Third Class John Matthew Acheson.
Unit/Placed in on, USS Juneau (CL-52) Cruiser,United States Naval Reserve.
John is born in 1919 in Munhall, Pennsylvania.
Father, Clyde Acheson.
Mother, Catherine Acheson.
John enlisted the service in Pennsylvania with service number # 6521090.
John was KIA when the Ship got Torpedoed and Sunk during the Battle at Guadalcanal on Nov. 13, 1942, Fireman Third Class John M. Acheson is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
John is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
Thanks to http://www.rtcol.com/~weshortz/memorials/rostju52.htm Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html