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MM3 Robert Austin Wiles
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1917
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1942

Robert A. Wiles
ID: 03000643
Entered the Service From: Illinois
Rank: Machinist's Mate, Third Class
Service: U.S. Navy, United States Navy
Memorialized at: Manila American Cemetery
Missing in Action or Buried at Sea
Tablets of the Missing at Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines
Location: Fort Bonifacio, Manila, Philippines

Awards: Purple Heart

WWII USS Pillsbury DD-227 South Java Sea
Sunk by Japanese Destroyers the night of March 1, 1942
All on board lost at sea. MM3 Robert A. Wiles' date of death was given as 25 Nov 1945.
Lieutenant Commander Harold Clay Pound

 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Austin Wiles (1879 - 1948)
  Winifred M. Tenney Wiles (1895 - 1943)
 
 Siblings:
  Dorothy(Bessie) Mae(Helen) Barclay(Wiles) Varkalis (1913 - 1999)**
  Winifred B. Wiles (1915 - 1922)*
  Preston Victor Barclay (1915 - 1979)**
  Robert Austin Wiles (1917 - 1942)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
 
Maintained by: Dawn (Sanders) Wendt
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56771935
MM3 Robert Austin Wiles
Added by: Cindy
 
MM3 Robert Austin Wiles
Added by: South Africa War Graves Project
 
MM3 Robert Austin Wiles
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Added by: Paul Hyde Schott
 
 
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- Sharon
 Added: Mar. 25, 2014

- Nancy Varkalis
 Added: Feb. 28, 2014
"Non sibi sed patriae" Not For Self But For Country ~Your sacrifice will never be forgotten~
- Cindy
 Added: Feb. 25, 2014
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