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Baduria, Daniel

Rank and Name, Staff Sergeant Daniel Balduria.

Unit/Placed in, 25th Infantry Division Band.

 

Before the 25th Infantry Division Band was constituted on October 12, 1943, SSgt. Daniel Balduria was in training to form the Band on the Cargo-Ship USS Aludra AK-72 when it was Torpedoed by the Japanese Submarine RO-323, he was rescued but died of his wounds and got a Sea Burial from the USS Skylark AM-63 Minesweeper.

 

Daniel is born approx. on 1897 in the Philippines.

Spouse, Silveria (Mandano) Baduria.

Parents are born in the Philippines.

Children born in Hawaii.

Daughter, Conny and Bernice Baduria.

Sons, Eddy, Leonard, Danny and Donald Baduria

 

Daniel enlisted the service in Hawaii with service number # 6613285.

 

Daniel was KIA during training duty on the USS Aludra cargo ship when it was Torpedoed by the Japanese submarine RO-33 on 23 June, 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Daniel 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, ww2-Pacific.com and Europe 1940-1945 on Facebook.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano

National Historian

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org

Website,

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/

Austin, James Hyrum

Rank and Name, Fireman First Class James Hyrum Austin Jr.

Unit/Placed in, USS Sims (DD-409) Destroyer, United States Navy.

 

James is born approx. on 1 July 1924 in Alameda, California.

Father, James H. Austin.

Mother, Gladys O. (Cecil) Austin.

Brother(s), Richard C. Austin.

 

James enlisted the service in California with service number # 3764433.

 

James was KIA when the USS Sims was hit by a Bomb strike during the Battle of Corel Sea on May 8, 1943 on, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

James is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.

 

Thanks to, http://www.navsource.org/archives/05/409.htm

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org

Website,

Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

Adamson, Alfred

Adamson, Alfred

Rank/Name,  Chief Fire Controlman Alfred Adamson.

Unit/placed in, USS Sims (Destroyer) DD-409, United States Navy.

 

Alfred was born in California date, no record.

 

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

Wife, Enod A. Adamson.

 

Alfred  entered  the Service from California with service number # 3754222.

 

Alfred was KIA  when the ship was hit by a Bomb strike at the Battle of Corel Sea on May 7, 1942, he is honored with a  Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

 

Alfred is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial  Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Wall of the missing.

 

Thanks to http://www.navsource.org/archives/05/409.htm  ABMC, https://abmc.gov  http://navylog.navymemorial.org Familysearch.com  https://www.familysearch.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Honorstates http://www.honorstates.org,   Geoffrey Roecker https://missingmarines.com/ P.O.W. Info: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html  and Jean Louis Vijgen.

USS Sims (DD-409) Destroyer
Casualty List
His rank Chief Fire Control-man

Adams, Gerald Joseph

Adams, Gerald Joseph

Rank and Name, Rank; Boatwain’s Mate Second Class Gerald Joseph Adams.

Unit/placed in on, USS Chicago (CA-26) Cruiser, United States Navy.

 

Gerald was born  on Aug. 30, 1921 in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania.

 

Father, Walter E. Adams.

Mother, Mary J. (Hoover) Adams.

 

Gerald entered  the Service from Pennsylvania with service number # 250117.

 

Gerald was KIA  when the ship sunk during the Battle of Coral Sea near Renell Island, on Jan 30, 1943, he is honored with a  Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

 

Gerald is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial  Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Wall of the missing.

 

Thanks to http://ww2db.com/ship_spec.php?ship_id=335  ABMC, https://abmc.gov  http://navylog.navymemorial.org Familysearch.com  https://www.familysearch.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Honorstates http://www.honorstates.org,   Geoffrey Roecker https://missingmarines.com/ P.O.W. Info: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html   and Jean Louis Vijgen.

USS Chicago (CA-29) Destroyer
His rank Boatswain Mate Second Class