Rank and Name, Private First Class Felipe Amaro.
Unit/Placed in, 34th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division “Taro”.
Felipe is born approx. on Aug. 23, 1920 in Canutillo, Texas.
Father, Miguel Amaro.
Mother, Carmen M. Amaro.
Parents born in Mexico
Sister(s), Angelito Amaro.
Brother(s), Manuel Amaro.
Felipe enlisted the service in Texas with service number # 38124665.
Felipe died of his wounds sustained during the fights over the Libby Airdrome in Luzon, Philippines on May 24, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Infantry Badge, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Felipe is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Thanks to, http://www.24thida.com/index.html
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