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Alvarez, Alfonso

Rank and Name, Private First Class Alfonso Alvarez.

Unit/Placed in, 12th Quartermaster Battalion, Philippine Scouts.

POW

The Imperial Japanese began their Invasion in the Philippines on 8 Dec 1941.

The 12th Quartmater resorted to fighting together among American and Filipino forces when compelled to surrender on 9 Apr 1942.

Pfc. Alvarez became a POW and was imprisoned at Pow Camp O’Donnell, he survived the Bataan Death March, but died shortly after it.

 

Alfonso is born in the Philippines.

Parents and Siblings no record available.

 

Alfonso enlisted the service in the Philippines with service number # 10303738.

 

Alfonso died as a POW at Camp O’Donnell on June 10, 1942, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

 

Alfonso 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, 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

Website,

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

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

POW Camp O'Donnell
Memorial
Memorial
Philippine Scout insignia
POW Medal
His rank Private First Class