Rank and Name, Sergeant Julian Almonte.
Unit/Placed in, 26th Cavalry Regiment, Philippine Scouts.
The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.
The 26th resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.
Sergeant Almonte became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp no record, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.
Julian is born in the Philippines.
Parents and Siblings no record available.
Julian enlisted the service in the Philippines with service number # 6739299.
Julian died as a POW in Camp no record on May 10, 1942, he is honored with a Silver Star medal, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Julian is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
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
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com