|Death: ||Nov. 20, 1943|
Gilbert Islands, Kiribati
Alphonse served as a Gunnery Sergeant, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.
He resided in Virginia prior to the war.
Alphonse was declared "Missing In Action" in the Battle of Tarawa during the war.
He was awarded the Purple Heart.
Brother of Armand Dumais who resided in Dover, New Hampshire during the war.
Service # 177214
Plot: Courts of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56129185
Added: Apr. 20, 2016
Added: Feb. 12, 2014
SGT Dumais is a MIA from the Battle of Tarawa & one of 514 missing heroes for which we did extensive research to help find and return home. If you are a family member, please feel free to contact our charitable foundation for more information.|
Chief Rick Stone Family Foundation
Added: Sep. 24, 2012