PFC Charles H Galloway

PFC Charles H Galloway

Birth
Death 12 Dec 1942 (aged 19)
China
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot B 1254
Memorial ID 113591096 · View Source
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Charles served as a Private First Class, Headquarters, 1st Battalion, 59th Coast Artillery Corps, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Oregon prior to the war.

Charles became a POW of the Japanese Army during the "Fall Of the Philippines" in 1942.

He "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army at Hoten Pow Camp, Mukden, Manchuria 42-123 (China) during the war.

He was awarded the Prisoner Of War Medal and the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the POW Camp in China and was later repatriated here in January 24, 1949.

Service # 19020918

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Jeff Hall for submitting this record for bio updates!


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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 9 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 113591096
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Charles H Galloway (4 Jun 1923–12 Dec 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 113591096, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .