Amos, Robert

Date of birth:
1917
Date of death:
October 24th, 1944 (Arisan Maru)
Mentioned on:
American Cemetery and Memorial Manila
Service number:
254404
Nationality:
American (1776 - present, Republic)

Biography

Rank: Sergeant

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Action:
Sergeantl Robert A. Amos (MCSN: 254404), United States Marine Corps, was captured by the Japanese after the fall of Corregidor, Philippine Islands, on 6 May 1942, and was held as a Prisoner of War until his death while still in captivity.
Prisoner of War Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
With star
China Service Medal - Navy and Marine Corps
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
With star
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal

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