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Joseph Preston Adams, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1916
Death: Oct. 1, 1943, Solomon Islands

Joseph served as a Motor Machinist's Mate Second Class, U.S.S. LST 448, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He enlisted from the State of Virginia on January 16, 1942.

Joseph was "Killed In Action", along with 18 of his shipmates at Niarovai Bay, Vella Lavella Island, in the Solomon Islands by Japanese dive bombers while unloading the LST.

Service # 6583755

Please see the record for:
Herbert Theodore Dowden

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Danville National Cemetery
Danville City
Virginia, USA
Plot: K, 1524B
Maintained by: Kelton Slane
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3266753
Joseph Preston Adams, Jr
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Joseph Preston Adams, Jr
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 Added: Oct. 15, 2013
Thank you for your service to our country giving the last full measure of devotion.
 Added: May. 31, 2013

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 Added: Feb. 15, 2004

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