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Asa, Marion Lee

Rank and Name, Lieutenant Junior Grade Marion Lee Asa.

Unit/Placed in, USS Seawolf (SS-197) Submarine, United States Navy.


Marion is born approx. on 6 July, 1919 in Gardner, Illinois.

Father, Archibald L. Asa.

Mother, Evelyn B. (Cobb) Asa.

Sister(s), June E. Asa.

Spouse, Marjorie J. Asa.


Marion enlisted the service in Illinois with service number # 0-223978.


Marion died on War Patrol they Sunk Presumably from friendly fire from the Destroyer USS Rowell on 3 Oct. 1944, he is honored with a Bronze Star Medal, 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.


Marion 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 Braceville-Gardner Cemetery, Braceville, Grundy County, Illinois, VS.


Thanks to, http://www.oneternalpatrol.com/asa-m-l.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

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

USS Seawolf (SS-197) Submarine
USS Rowell (DE-304) Destroyer
His rank Lieutenant Junior Grade
Marion Lee Asa
Location USS Seawolf