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Amack, Marvin Lee

Rank and Name, Seaman Second Class Marvin Lee Amack.

Unit/Placed in, USS Boise (CL-47) Cruiser, United States Navy.


Marvin is born approx. on no record in Idaho.

Father, Harold C. Amack.

Parent and Siblings, No Record Available.


Marvin enlisted the service in Oregon with service number # 3686788.


Marvin was KIA when the USS Boise as part of Task Force came under fire from various Japanese Navy vessels and being hit with Gun and Shell Fire several times, during the Battle of Cape Esperance on 11/12 Oct. 1942, 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.


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

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, https://www.navsource.org/archives/04/047/04047.htm


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

Buried on Sea
USS Boise (CL-47) Cruiser
Battle of Cape Esperance 1942
Battle of Cape Esperance 1942 8 inch Japanese Shell
His rank Seaman Second Class