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Rank and Name,Seaman Second Class Elvis Author Alexander.
Unit/Placed in,USS Arizona (BB-39) Battleship, United States Navy.
Elvis is born in April, 1917 in Arkansas.
Father, Charles E. Alexander.
Mother, Lilley A. (Edwards) Alexander.
Sister, Ruby L. Alexander.
Stepsisters, Lura and Alma VanDyke.
Elvis enlisted the service in Arkansas with service number # 3686498.
was KIA/died on, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Elvis was KIA on board the USS Arizona in the attacked by the Japanese on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 8, 1941, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Elvis is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts of the missing.
He also has a Memorial at USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Thanks to Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Arizona_salvaged_artifacts Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
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