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Ames, Edward Elton

Rank and Name, Corporal Edward Elton Ames.

Unit/Placed in, 2nd Amphibian Tractor Battalion.


Edward is born approx. on 1918 in Lothair, Montana.

Father, Claude W. Ames.

Mother, Ella M. Ames.

Sister(s), Phyllis C. Ames.

Brother(s), William W. and Jimmie D. Ames.


Edward enlisted the service in Oregon with service number # 341658.


Edward was KIA onboard the LST-353 to go to Okinawa but died in the fires on May 21, 1944, 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.


Edward is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.


Thanks to, https://marines.togetherweserved.com/usmc/servlet/tws.webapp.WebApp?cmd=ShadowBoxProfile&type=AssignmentExt&ID=743082


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

2nd Amphibian Tractor Battalion
He was assigned to LST-353
West Loch Disaster
West Loch Disaster
West Loch Disaster
His rank Corporal