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Alamo, Juan A.

Rank and Name,Private Juan A. Alamo.

Unit/Placed in,65th Quartermaster Troops, Philippine Scouts.

POW

The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.

The 65th resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.

Private Alamo became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp no record, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.

 

Juan is born in the Philippines.

 

Parents and Sibling, No Record Available.

 

Juan enlisted the U.S.Army in Philippines with service number # 10306255.

 

Juan died as a POW on june 4, 1942, he is honored with a POW Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

 

Juan 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/ Hendriks  https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org Navy Marines Info Geoffrey Roecker, https://missingmarines.com/ Medals Info, http://www.honorstates.org 

 

Pow Camp (no record)
Bataan Death March
His rank Private