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Rank and Name,Private First Class Alejandro Acusin.
Unit/Placed in on, 56th Field Artillery Battalion, Philippine Scouts.
The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.
The 86th resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.
Private First Class Acusin became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp no record, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.
Alejandro is born in the Philippines.
Parents and Sibling, No Record Available.
Alejandro enlisted the U.S.Army in Philippines with service number # R3292547.
Alejandro died as a POW on June 14, 1942. he is honored with a POW Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Alejadro 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