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Rank and Name, Private Nicasio Alicaway.
Unit/Placed in, 24th Field Artillery Regiment, Philippine Scout.
The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.
The 24th Field Artillery Regiment resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.
Private Alicaway became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp no record, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.
Nicasio is born in the Philippines.
Parents and Siblings, No record available.
Nicasio enlisted the service in the Philippines with service number # R-321708.
Nicasio Died as a POW on December 5, 1943, he is honored with a POW Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Nicasio 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