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Rank and Name,Corporal Pablo Acopio.
Unit/Placed in on, 2nd General Hospital.
The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.
The 2th Generals Personal resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.
Corporal Acopio became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp no record, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.
Pablo is born in the Philippines.
Parents and Sibling, No Record Available.
Pablo enlisted the U.S.Army in Philippines with service number # R-314517.
Pablo died as a POW in Camp. No record on May 18, 1942. and is honored with a POW Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Pablo 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