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Altmann Jr. , Theodore

Rank and Name, Private First Class Theodore Altmann Jr.

Unit/Placed in, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines Regiment, 2nd Marines Division.


Theodore is born approx. on July 29, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois.

Father, Theodore F. Altmann Sr.

Mother, Agnes A. (Lucker) Altmann.

Sister(s), Dorothie L. Florence M. and Elenore A. Altmann.

Brother(s), Edward A. Altmann.


Theodore enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # 834275.


Theodore was wounded during the landing on Betio transported to a hospital ship but died of his injuries on Nov. 22, 1943, 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.


Theodore 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

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


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

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

Buried at Sea
1st Battalion 6th Marines
Battle at Tarawa
Battle at Tarawa
Battle at Tarawa
Battle at Tarawa
Battle at Tarawa
Battle at Tarawa
Battle at Tarawa
USS Bountifull (AH-6) Hospitalship
His rank Private First Class