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CPT George C Brundrett

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CPT George C Brundrett

Birth
Texas, USA
Death 4 Jul 1945 (aged 34)
Japan
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot N 289
Memorial ID 105708508 View Source
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Capt. George Brundrett was held as a POW in the Philippine Islands. In December 1944, he was boarded onto the Oryoku Maru for transport to Japan. The ship was sunk by American planes at Subic Bay, Philippine Islands, on December 15, 1944. The surviving POWs were boarded onto the Enoura Maru which reached Takao, Formosa. While docked it was bombed by American planes on January 9, 1945, killing many of the POWs. The surviving POWs were boarded onto the Brazil Maru and reached Japan on January 29, 1945. Brundrett was taken to Fukuoka #1 where he died.

Service No. O-311944


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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 23 Feb 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 105708508
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/105708508/george-c-brundrett : accessed ), memorial page for CPT George C Brundrett (25 Jun 1911–4 Jul 1945), Find a Grave Memorial ID 105708508, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .