|Death: ||Jan. 22, 1945, At Sea|
Son of Frederick Carl Roemer and Louise Hill Roemer.
Husband of Mary Virginia Davis Roemer.
Louis, who resided at 1002 Madison Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Lieutenant Colonel with the 423rd Infantry Regiment, 106th Infantry Division, Chemical Warfare Service, Philippine Scouts, U.S. Army during World War II.
He "Died of Starvation" while a Japanese POW after the fall of Bataan on a prison ship off the coast of Formosa during the war.
He had served in the Army for twenty-two years at the time of his death and was decorated with the Legion of Merit and Bronze Star.
Service # 0-015081
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56777409