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Rank and Name, Corporal Clay Odell Adams.
Unit/Placed in on, 3rd.Battalion(I-Comp),2nd.marines, Marine Corp.
Clay is born in 1915 in,Louisiana.
Father, Andy Adams.
Mother, Philodie Adams.
Clay enlisted the service in Louisiana with service number # 315043.
Clay was KIA when he reached the beaches after landing and got shot by Machine gun fire on 20 Nov. 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Clay is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts 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
Semper fidelis is a Latin phrase that means “always faithful” or “always loyal”. In the United States it is best known as the motto of the United States Marine Corps. Elsewhere, it is a common motto for towns, families, schools, and military units.