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Bak, Frank A.

Name and Rank, Technician Fourth Grade Frank A. Bak.

Unit/Placed in, 722nd Engineer Depot Company.


Frank was born  in 1917 in Erie County, New York.


Father, Martin Bak.

Mother, Anna Bak.

Sisters, Victoria, Lottie, Jane Bernice and Rose Bak.

Brothers, John and Edward Bak.


He enlisted  the service from New York with serial number 32933394.


Frank A. Bak was a Technician Fourth Grade in the 722nd Engineer Depot Company(C-Company) .


Frank was KIA in the Dulag City Area, Leyte, on Oct. 25, 1944, and he is honored with the Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Frank is buried at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila

National Capital Region, Philippines.


Thanks to http://www.dempseydesign.com/722/Depot_Operations/body_depot_operations.html

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

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

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

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

Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano

National Historian

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

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

722nd Engineer Depot Company
Landings Leyte, 1944
Area Map
Frank A. Bak
His rank Technician Fourth Grade