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Rank and Name, Private First Class Marcelo Afortadera.
Unit/Placed in, Quartermaster Corps.
Marcelo is born in the Philippines.
Father, Mother and Siblings, no record.
Marcelino enlisted the service in the Philippines with service number # 6612567.
Marcelino died during the Battle for Bataan defending Philippine soil against the Japanese Occupation on June 22, 1942, he is honored with a Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Marcelo 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