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Adams, Otto Frank

Rank and Name, Fireman First Class Otto Frank Adams.

Unit/Placed in, USS Yorktown (CV-5) Carrier, United States Navy.


Otto was born  in 1922 in Michigan.


Father, Frank Adams.

Mother, Anna Adams.


Otto entered  the Service from Michigan with servicenumber # 3001431.


Otto was KIA when the ship Sunk in the Battle of Midway, on June 7, 1942, he is honored with a  Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.


Otto is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial  Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Wall of the missing.

He has a Memorial Marker at Iron Mountain Cemetery Park, Iron Mountain, Dickinson County,
Michigan, USA.


Thanks to http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/05.htm 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 Yorktown (CV-5) Carrier
His rank Fireman First Class