The date of 1945 because have no other date. He would have died by then during the WW II War. He is on a roster.
U.S. Rosters of World War II Dead, 1939-1945 Record for Joseph A Hellen U.S. Rosters of World War II Dead, 1939-1945
Male, white, protestant, non recoverable Army Staff Sergeant service number 11042301.
This memorial called to my attention. Have requested a photo of the monument for him. I was under the impression his body was not recoverable, not able to bury. This is good information. It may mean he was found and was buried. I hope a photo will prove that. The death date I did not have or know. Have placed the information that was on that memorial here. With the info on that memorial.
Name: SSgt Joseph A Hellen
Birth: unknown Death: May 16, 1944
Note: Entered the service from Massachusetts.
Burial: Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila Metro Manila National Capital, Philippines
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: No other information at this time
Created by: Judy Young
Record added: Jan 31, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104468510