|Death: ||Sep. 17, 1944|
Son of Israel Eisenman and Minnie Eisenman who resided at 200 West Thirty Seventh Street, Wilmington, Delaware.
Martin served as a Sergeant and mechanic of the 17th Pursuit Squadron, 24th Pursuit Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.
He enlisted in the Army on August 8, 1940, prior to the war, in Wilmington, Delaware. He was noted as a Salespersons and as being Single, without dependents.
He was taken prisoner by the Japanese in the fall of Bataan.
He was declared "Missing In Action" when the POW ship he was on was bombed at Mindanao, Philippines Islands.
He had served in the Air Corps for four years and one month at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart.
Service # 06855191
This record is a "Cenotaph". He also has a "Cenotaph" at the Manila American Cemetery, Manila City, Philippines.
You can see his other record by
Jewish Community Cemetery
New Castle County
Plot: World War II Memorial
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: ShaneO
Record added: Jan 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83013684
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SGT, 17 AAF PURSUIT SQ, 24 PURSUIT GP WORLD WAR II|
Added: Jan. 5, 2012