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Atwell, William H.

Rank and Name, Private William H. Atwell.

Unit/Placed in, 305th Infantry Regiment, 77th Infantry Division “Statue of Liberty Division”.

 

William is born approx. on 27 Nov. 1924 in Willowvale, New York.

Father, William J. Atwell.

Mother, Alice M. Atwell.

Sister(s), Bernice M. Atwell.

 

William enlisted the service in New York with service number # 32833830.

 

William was KIA for the entering the Yigo City limits in the fights with the Japanese on 7 Aug. 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, Marksman Ship Badge, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

William is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Warsaw Cemetery, Warsaw, Wyoming County, New York, USA.

 

Thanks to,

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.

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

Anthony, Robert John

Rank and Name, Private First Class Robert John Anthony.

Unit/Placed in, 3rd Battalion (I-Comp.)3rd Marines, United States Marine Corps.

 

Robert is born approx. on no record.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.

 

Robert enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # 849597.

 

Robert was wounded during the landing on Guam, after patch up in the Hospital he died of his wounds on July 22, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal Marine Corps, Expeditionary Marine Corps Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Robert is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

Ant, John William

Rank and Name, Private First Class John William Ant.

Unit/Placed in, 3rd Battalion, 22nd Marine’s, United States Marine Corps.

 

John is born approx. on 1924 in Minnesota.

Mother, Irene Ant.

Sister(s), Donna and Betty Ant.

 

John enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # 397657.

 

John was KIA on July 27, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal Marine Corps, Expeditionary Medal Marine Corps, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

John is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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

Anderson, Charles Victor

Rank and Name, Private First Class Charles Victor Anderson.

Unit/Placed in, 2nd Battalion 3rd Marines (E-Comp), Marine Corps.

 

Charles is born approx. on 1926 in Indiana.

Father, Alva Anderson.

Mother, Cecil Anderson.

Sister(s), Vera Anderson.

Brother(s), Warren and Billie Anderson.

 

Charles enlisted the service in Indiana with service number # 868955.

 

Charles was wounded during the landing on Guam on the 23e, went for Surgery to the USS Windsor, but died on July 25, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Charles is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.

 

Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

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

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

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,

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

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

Ellis Jr. , Claude Oliver

Ellis Jr. , Claude Oliver

Rank and Name, Private First Class Claude Oliver Ellis Jr.

Unit/Placed in, (l-Comp)3rdBat.22ndMarines.

 

Claude is born approx. 1924 in Missouri.

 

Father, Claude Oliver Ellis.

Mother, Ora (Dunlap) Ellis.

 

Claude enlisted the service in Missouri with service number # 523262.

 

Claude died of his wounds sustained at the fights over the Liberation of Guam on July 25, 1944, 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.

 

Claude is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.

 

Thanks to Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov

P.O.W. info, Wes Injerd and Dwight Rider, http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html  Air-Force, Rolland Swank NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org

Philippine Scouts Heritage Society,http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

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

Hendriks Webdesign, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

 

3rd Bat, 22nd Marines (L-Comp)
His rank Private First Class

Aguigui, Felix Tigeugco

Aguigui, Tiguengco

Rank and Name,Steward’s Mate Third Class Felix Tiguengco Aguigui.

Unit/Placed in, USS Robert L. Barnes (AO-14) Tanker.

 

Felix is born in Feb. 1920 in Guam.

 

Father, Ignacio Aguigui.

Mother, Bienvenida Aguigui.

 

Felix enlisted the service in Guam with service number # 4210928.

 

Felix was KIA during the Liberation off Guam at Tinta Cave (near Massacre)  on, July 15, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

Felix is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.

Wall of the missing.

Felix also has a Memorial Grave on Guam Cemetery Unknown.

 

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/

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

 

USS Robert L. Barnes (AO-14) Tanker
Naval Station Guam
Japanese Defense Caves
Guam Cemetery
His rank Steward's Mate Third Class

Allen, George Russell

Allen, George Russell

Rank and Name, Pharmacist’s Mate Third Class George Russell Allen.

Unit/Placed in, Naval Station Guam, United States Navy.

 

George is born 1922 in Boulder, Colorado.

 

Father, Vernett S. Allen.

Mother, Bertha M. Allen.

Sisters, Frantzes C. and Mary J. Allen.

Brothers, Luther W. Kenneth G. Vernett S. and Robert W. Allen.

 

George enlisted the service in Georgia with service number # 3721376.

 

 

George was KIA in the Fights with the Japanese army for Naval Station Guam on Dec. 10, 1941, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

George 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

NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society, Sean Conjenos, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

Naval Station Guam
His rank Pharmacist's Third Class

Adams, Oliver Robert

Adams, Robert Adams

Rank and Name, Private First Class Oliver Robert Adams.

Unit/Placed in, 2nd Battalion, 21st Marine Regiment,

 

Oliver was born  on Feb. 7, 1924 in Wisconsin.

 

Father, Clarence O. Adams.

Mother, Bessie (Zerbach) Adams.

 

Oliver entered  the Service from Wisconsin with service number # 388551.

 

Oliver was KIA during the Battle for Guam, on June 26, 1944 on , he is honored with a  Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

 

Oliver is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.

Courts of the Missing.

He has also a Memorial Grave at Holcombe Cemetery, Holcombe, Chippewa County,
Wisconsin, USA.

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/

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

 

2nd Battalion, 21th Marines
Landing Beaches Guam
His rank Private First Class

Abraham, Edwin Allen

Abraham, Edwin Allen

Rank and Name, Private First Class Edwin Allan Abraham.

Unit/Placed in on, 2nd Battalion (E-Comp.)3rd Marines, United States Marine Corps.

 

Edwin is born in 1924 in Berkeley, California.

 

Father, Albert W. Abraham.

Mother, Esther L. Abraham.

 

Edwin enlisted the service in California with service number # 478298.

 

Edwin was KIA during the landing on Guam, when his LVT was blown up on July 22, 1945, Private First Class Edwin A. Abraham is honored with a  Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon,  Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.

 

Edwin is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.

Courts 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/

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

 

2nd Battalion, 3rd Marines
His rank Private First Class

Allen, George Russell

Allen, George Russell

Rank and Name, Pharmacist’s Mate Third Class George Russell Allen.

Unit/Placed in, Naval Station Guam, United States Navy.

 

George is born 1922 in Boulder, Colorado.

 

Father, Vernett S. Allen.

Mother, Bertha M. Allen.

Sisters, Frantzes C. and Mary J. Allen.

Brothers, Luther W. Kenneth G. Vernett S. and Robert W. Allen.

 

George enlisted the service in Georgia with service number # 3721376.

 

 

George was KIA in the Fights with the Japanese army for Naval Station Guam on Dec. 10, 1941, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

George 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

NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society, Sean Conjenos, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

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

Naval Station Guam
Guam Surrender (1941)
His rank Pharmacist's Mate Third Class