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Rank/Name, Seaman First Class Robert Edwin Adams.
Unit/placed in, USS Mount Hood (AE-11) Ammunition Ship, United states Navy.
Robert was born on Feb. 16, 1927 in Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
Father, Samuel N. Adams.
Mother, Charlotte (Dutcher) Adams.
Robert entered the Service from Massachusetts with service # 6675171.
Robert E. Adams was Killed in Action when they moved ammunition and the ship blew up at Seeadler Harbour, Manus Island, New Guinea on Nov. 10, 1944, he is honored with a Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Robert is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
Thanks to http://ww2today.com/10-november-1944-the-crew-of-uss-mount-hood-disappear-in-massive-explosion Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
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