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Rank and Name, Cook First Class Antonio Acierta.
Unit/Placed in on, USS South Dakota (BB-57) Battleship, United States Navy.
Antonio is born in no record.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Antonio enlisted the service in Philippines with service number # 4978597.
Antonio was KIA when the USS Dakota was hit by a Bomb. on June 19, 1944, Signalman Third Class is honored with a Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Antonio is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts 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