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Adams, Richard Lewis

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Richard Lewis Adams.

Unit/Placed in, 161st Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division.

 

Richard is born in 1915 in Mattole, California.

 

Father, Richard L. Adams.

Mother, Jennie M. Adams.

 

Richard enlisted the U.S.Army in California with service number # 39004426.

 

Richard was KIA at the Balette Pass by Enemy fire, Philippines on April 25, 1945, he is honored with a  Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

 

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

Wall of the missing.

 

Thanks to https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/25th_Infantry_Division_(United_States) 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/

161st Infantry Regiment
25th Infantry Division
Memorial Balete Pass
His rank Staff Sergeant