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Amo, Glenn Joseph

Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Glenn Joseph Amo.

Unit/Placed in, Marine Attack Squadron 223 (VFM-223), Marine Corps.


Glenn is born approx. on Feb. 7, 1924 in Wyandotte, Michigan.

Father, Joseph Amo.

Born in Canada.

Mother, Getrude H. Amo.

Born in England.


Glenn enlisted the service in Michigan with service number # 0-030615.


Glenn died when he took off for a Patrol over Samar, Philippine Islands never heard off on Jan 21, 1945, he is honored with an Air Medal with Gold Star, Purple Heart with Gold Star, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal Marine, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Walls of the missing.

He also has a Memorial Grave at Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA.


Thanks to, https://www.mag14.marines.mil/MAG-14-Units/VMA-223/

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

Marine Attack Squadron 223 (VMF-223)
Vougt F4U Corsair
Marine Air Station Ewa
VMF-223 Pilots
Air Medal with Gold Star
Purple Heart Gold Star
Glenn Joseph Amo
His rank Second Lieutenant