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John J Adams
Birth: Apr. 28, 1923
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1946, At Sea

During World War II John died aboard the USS Repose (AH-16), a hospital ship, in the Asiatic-Pacific Area near Shanghai, China. He was buried 2 Apr 1946 at Hungjai Road Cemetery in Grave 526 of Section A. His second and final burial 6 Nov 1947, 1 year 7 months later, was at Golden Gate National Cemetery, Section D Site 452 in San Mateo Co, California. It was a long and anxious wait for his family to get him back home. John never married. 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Vaughn Adams (1892 - 1965)
  Laura A Ashby Adams (1894 - 1959)
 
Inscription:
CALIFORNIA
ENSIGN
US NAVY
WORLD WAR II

ENSIGN, US NAVY
 
Burial:
Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: D, 452
 
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Record added: Feb 25, 2000
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Never forgotten and always thankful for your service. Rest in Peace.
- treeclimber
 Added: May. 30, 2013

- C.L. Panagopulos
 Added: Nov. 5, 2008
REPOSE EN PAIX!
- quebecoise
 Added: Oct. 30, 2006
 
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