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Rank and Name, Private First Class Arthur R. Martin.
Unit/Placed in, 163rd Infantry Regiment, 41rd Infantry Division “Sunsetters”.
Arthur is born in Illinois.
Parents and Siblings, no record available.
Arthur enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # 3668771.
Arthur was KIA during the battle over Zamboanga City in fierce resistance by the Japanese on March 13, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Badge, Distinguished Unit Citation, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Arthur is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Thanks to https://history.army.mil/brochures/southphil/southphils.htm 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/