Albers, Harold Sidwell

Albers, Harold Sidwell

Rank and Name, Aviation Machinist’s Mate First Class Harold Sidwell Albers.

Unit/placed in, USS Houston (CA-30) Carrier, United States Navy.

 

Harold was born  on Jan. 4, 1914 in Kansas.

 

Father, Aaron W. Albers.

Mother, Ethel R. (Keplinger) Albers.

Sister, Martha Mae Albers.  

Brothers, Homer G., Billy R., David, Charles D., Aaron M. and Oscar W. Albers.

 

Harold entered  the Service from Kansas with service number # 3418013.

 

Harold S. Albers rank/duty was a Aviation Machinist’s Mate First Class (Carrier) in the United States Navy.

 

Harold S. Albers was Killed in Action in/during the battle of Sunda Strait being torpedoed by the Japanese, on March 1, 1945, and he is honored with the Purple Heart.

 

Kees H. Janssen is mentioned/buried at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila,
Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Tablets of the Missing.

He has a Memorialgrave at Mount Olive Cemetery, Pittsburg, Crawford County,
Kansas, USA.

 

Thanks to http://www.usshouston.org/ ABMC.gov https://www.abmc.gov Find a Grave http://www.findagrave.com/ Honorstates http://www.honorstates.org/ and Terry Hirsch.

 

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His rank Aviation Machinist ,s Mate First Class