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Rank and Name, Private First Class Bert Howard Agens.
Unit/Placed in, 126th Infantry Regiment, 32nd Infantry Division”Red Arrow “.
Bert is born in 1912 in Benton Harbor, Michigan.
Father, Dean L. Agens.
Mother, Maude E. (Crane) Agens.
Brothers, Theodore H. and Dean Agens.
Bert enlisted the service in Michigan with service number # 36155812.
Bert was KIA in the attack on Buna, Papua on Dec. 7, 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Bert is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
He also has a Memorial Grave at Crystal Springs Cemetery, Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Michigan, USA.
Thanks to http://www.32nd-division.org/history/ww2/32ww2-1.html Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html