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GM2 Burlen Gaylord Johnson
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Birth: 1915
Death: Jul. 19, 1942, Philippines

Son of Arthur Johnson and Hattie Henderson.

Gunner's Mate Second Class Burlen Gaylord Johnson (NSN: 3211779), United States Navy, 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.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hattie Hendrickson Johnson Abbe (1891 - 1958)
 
 Siblings:
  Burlen Gaylord Johnson (1915 - 1942)
  Burlen Gaylord Johnson (1915 - 1942)*
  Harold Arnold Johnson (1919 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from Iowa.
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
 
Maintained by: Dorian the Historian
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56761211
GM2 Burlen Gaylord Johnson
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Added by: Paul Hyde Schott
 
 
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NARA records list this sailors Home of Record as Toledo, Iowa...Died as Japanese Prisoner Of War...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Jul. 24, 2015

- rosie mcnaughton
 Added: Jan. 7, 2010
 
 
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