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Rank and Name, Seaman Second Class Albert Martin.
Unit/Placed in, USS Indianapolis (CA-35) Cruiser, United States Naval Reserve.
Albert is born no record available in Kentucky.
Parents and Siblings, no record available.
Albert enlisted the service in Kentucky with service number # 8681378.
Albert was KIA when the USS Indianapolis was struck by 2 Torpedo’s from the Japanese I-58, she sunk in the Philippine Sea on July 30, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Albert 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
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/