Rank and Name, Electrician’s Mate Third Class Max William Arnold.
Unit/Placed in, USS Pillsbury (DD-227) Destroyer, United States Navy.
Max is born approx. on 26 Aug. 1921 in Nebraska.
Father, Haven M. Arnold.
Mother, Hazel P. (Farer) Arnold.
Sister(s), Wanda M. Norma and Anna M. Arnold.
Brother(s), Hal M. Billy B. Roy G. and Roy Arnold.
Max enlisted the service in Nebraska with service number # 3165723.
Max was KIA when the USS Pillsbury Sunk by a Japanese surface action in the Bali Strait, on March 2, 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Max is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to, http://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?138148
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
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com