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Rank and Name, Private First Class Genaro Alfajardo.
Unit/Placed in, 57th Infantry Regiment, Philippine Scouts.
The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.
The 57th Infantry Regiment resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.
Private First Class Alfajardo became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp no record, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.
Genaro is born in Philippines.
Parents and Siblings, No record.
Genaro enlisted the service in the Philippines with service number # R3291619.
Genaro died as a POW on July 16, 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Bronze Star Medal, Asian-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Genero is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls 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