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Afortadera, Marcelo

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

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/

Quartermaster Corps
His rank Private First Class