Rank and Name, Cook Second Class Dionisio Apsay.
Unit/Placed in, USS Pickerel (SS-177) Submarine, United States Navy.
Dionisio is born in approx. on Jan. 1905 in the Tubigon, Bohol, Philippine Islands.
Parents and Siblings no record available.
Dionisio enlisted the service in the Philippines with service number # 4379075.
Dionisio was KIA when they Sunk (probably) by a depth charge attack off Honshu, Japan on April 3, 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Defense Medal, Army & Air Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Dionisio is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts of the missing.
Thanks to, http://www.oneternalpatrol.com/apsay-d.htm
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