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Antman, Irving

Rank and Name, Corporal Irving Antman.

Unit/Placed in, 3rd Battalion (M-Comp), 4th Marines.


Irving is born approx. on Aug. 18, 1909 in Chicago, Illinois.

Father, Aaron Antman.

Mother, Betty (Rothbaum) Antman.

Parents born in Austria.

Brother(s), Saul Antman.


Irving enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # 300722.


Irving was KIA fought delaying actions against the advancing Japanese before finally being cornered on Corregidor and forced to capitulate on May 6, 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart with Gold Star, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal Marine Corps, Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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


Thanks to,

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


Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

3rd Battalion (M-Comp), 4th Marines
Corregidor 1942
U.S. army nurses, interned since the fall of Corregidor in 1942, wave goodbye to fellow inmates at Santo Tomas, a former Japanese prison camp, in Manila, the Philippines, April 18, 1945. The nurses are returning to their homes and families in the States. (AP Photo)
Japanese Landings on Corregidor 1942
Corregidor japanese landing
His rank Corporal