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Ashing, Ben Harvey

Rank and Name, Private Ben Harvey Ashing.

Unit/Placed in, 698th Ordnance Company, Aviation.


(A lot of People according file’s named him a POW but is wrong)


Ben is born approx. on 1919 in California.

Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.


Ben enlisted the service in California with service number # 39009593.


Ben died non Battle at Bataan (The Japanese found his remains and left it (date presumably is pronounced dead date) on 28 July 1942, he is honored with a Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Ben 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 Crestlawn Memorial Park, Riverside, Riverside County, California, USA.


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 698th Ordnance Company, Aviation
His rank Private