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Rank and Name, Captain Stephen Searles Adams Jr.
Unit/Placed in, 20th Infantry Regiment, 6th Infantry Division “Red Star “.
Stephan is born in 1919 in Iowa.
Father, Steve Adams.
Mother, Edna Adams.
Stephan enlisted the U.S.Army in South Dakota with service # 0-409105.
Stephan was KIA at Lone Tree Hill, New Guinea during the fights over it on June 23, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Distinguished Service Cross Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Stephen 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