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Ash, Bernice L.

Rank and Name, Corporal Bernice L. Ash.

Unit/Placed in, 2nd Battalion (Comp. E.) 17th Mar. Regiment, 1st Mar. Division.


Bernice is born approx. on 1921 in Unicoy County, Tennessee.

Father, James L. Ash.

Mother, Johnnie A. (Denney) Ash.

Sister(s), Willie S. Bernice L. and ???? Ash.

Brother(s), Thomas H. James A. A.D. and Dave Ash.


Bernice enlisted the service in Tennessee with service number # 343349.


Bernice was KIA at Open Bay, New Britain in Fights with the Japanese on 13 Feb. 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, Combat Action Ribbon, Marine Good Conduct Medal, Marine Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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

Walls of the missing.


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

His Unit 2nd Battalion (E. Comp.), 17th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division
USMC in New Britain 1944
US Army Soldiers and USMC in New Britain 1944
His rank Corporal