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Baab, August Hermann

Rank and Name, Private First Class August Hermann Baab.

Unit/Placed in, 34th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division “Taro Division”.


August is born approx. on 24 Dec. 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Father, Ludwig Baab.

Mother, Agusta (Roos) Baab.

Brother(s), Ludwig R. Baab.

Spouse, Georgette R. (Paygman) Baab.


August enlisted the service in New Jersey with service number # 32243074.


August was KIA in the Fights over Isabela, Basilan Island on 3 April 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


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


Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

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

34th Infantry Regiment
24th Infantry Division
Mindanao Invasion
Isabel City
Battle for Mindanao
August Hermann Baab
His rank Private First Class
USS General R.L. Howze (AP-134) Troopship