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Adams, Calvin DeWitt

Rank and Name, Seaman First Class Calvin Dewitt Adams.

Unit/Placed in on, USS Columbia (CL-56) Destroyer, United States Naval Reserve.

 

Calvin is born in 1925 in Franklin, Texas.2-9

 

Father, John. H. Adams.

Mother, Hattie W. Adams.

 

Calvin enlisted the service in Texas with service number # 8405443.

 

Calvin was KIA when the ship was hit by an Kamikaze strike during the Battle of Lingayen Gulf, on Jan. 9, 1945,  is honored with a  Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

 

Calvin 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

NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society, Sean Conjenos, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org Navy Marines Info Geoffrey Roecker, https://missingmarines.com/ Medals Info, http://www.honorstates.org Website, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

USS Columbia (CL-56) Destroyer