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Rank and Name, Technician Fourth Grade Max Adleman.
Unit/Placed in, Headquarters Company , Philippine Department.
Bataan Death March
(April 9, 1942)
Terc4 Max Adleman became a POW an walked (60 miles) the Bataan Death March (together with 70.000 pow), Many walked this march and many died (aprox.600, lack of nutrition and water) to Prison Camps in the Philippines and was send to Camp Batangas,became part of a work detail.
Many Survived the March and the imprisonment, some died thereafter.
Max is born in Trenton, 1919 in New Jersey.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Max enlisted the U.S.Army in with service number # 12011969.
Max died as a POW in the Hospital from Malaria and a kidney disease on Oct. 18, 1944, is honored with a Purple Heart, POW Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Max 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