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Alves, Edward

Rank and Name, Technician Fifth Grade Edward Alves.

Unit/Placed in, 118th Engineer Combat Battalion, 43rd Infantry Division “Winged Victory”.


Edward is born approx. on 1917 in Massachusetts.

Father, Manuel J. Alves.

Mother, Maria J (Cardosa) Alves.

Sister(s), Mary C. Laura and Eliza L. Alves.

Brother(s), Manuel, Albert, Francis and Manuel Alves Jr.


Edward enlisted the service in Rhode Island with service number # 31038131.


Edward died non-Battle near Fort Stotsenburg, the Philippines on Feb. 26, 1945, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Edward is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Saint Johns Cemetery, New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA.


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

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

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


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

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

118th Engineer Combat Battalion
43rd Infantry Division
Fort Stotsenburg
Fort Stotsenburg
Fort Stotsenburg
His rank Technician Fifth Grade