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Rank and Name, Lieutenant Junior Grade George John Agar.
Unit/placed in,Fighter Squadron VF-31,based on the USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24) Carrier.
George was born in 1917 in Michigan.
Father, Aaron Agar.
Born in England.
Mother, Lillie M. Agar.
Sister, Mary A. and Iris J. Agar.
George entered the service from Michigan with service-number # 0-130496.
George was KIA in the Operation to seize kwajalein and the Majuro Atolls, Marshall Islands, on Jan. 30, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Air Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
George is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
Thanks to http://navysite.de/cvl/cvl24.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 Wes Injerd-Dwight Rider, and Jean Louis Vijgen.