Rank and Name, Private Edward Henry Ambridge Jr.
Unit/Placed in, 103rd Infantry Regiment, 43rd Infantry Division “winged Victory”.
Edward is born approx. on 1923 in Montgomery County, New York.
Father, Edward H. Ambridge.
Mother, Pearl H. (Peeler) Ambridge.
Sister(s), Harriet E. Eva K. Mildred E. Bessie V. Claudia S. and Jane Ambridge.
Edward enlisted the service in New York with service number # 32854976.
Edward was KIA in San Fabian after his landing White Beaches 3 on Feb. 12, 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.
Edward is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Thanks to, http://www.43rd-infantry-division.org/
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
On 9 January 1945, the 43rd made an assault landing in the San Fabian area, Lingayen Gulf, Luzon.