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Rank/Name, Chief Fire Controlman Alfred Adamson.
Unit/placed in, USS Sims (Destroyer) DD-409, United States Navy.
Alfred was born in California date, no record.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Wife, Enod A. Adamson.
Alfred entered the Service from California with service number # 3754222.
Alfred was KIA when the ship was hit by a Bomb strike at the Battle of Corel Sea on May 7, 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Alfred is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
Thanks to http://www.navsource.org/archives/05/409.htm ABMC, https://abmc.gov http://navylog.navymemorial.org Familysearch.com https://www.familysearch.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Honorstates http://www.honorstates.org, Geoffrey Roecker https://missingmarines.com/ P.O.W. Info: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html and Jean Louis Vijgen.