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Rank and Name, Metalsmith Second Class Arthur Vincent Adams.
Unit/Placed in on, USS San-Francisco (CA-38) Cruiser, United States Navy.
Arthur is born in 1920 in Los Angeles, California.
Father, Arthur A. Adams.
Mother, Julia B. Adams.
Arthur enlisted the service in California with service number # 3822686.
Arthur was KIA when the USS San-Francisco was hit several time during the Naval Battle of Guadacanal in pitch-black on Nov. 13, 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Navy Cross, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Arthur is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
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