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Rank and Name,Private First Class Quirino Acuin.
Unit/Placed in on, 45th Infantry Regiment, Philippine Scouts.
The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.
The 45th resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.
Private First Class Acuin became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp no record, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.
Quirino is born in the Philippines.
Parents and Sibling, No Record Available.
Quirino enlisted the U.S.Army in Philippines with service number # 10303398.
Quirino died in Japanese Captivity in Camp no record on July 27, 1942. he is honored with a Purple Heart, Bronze Star Medal, POW Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Quirion 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