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PFC Harry Edward Jones Jr.

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PFC Harry Edward Jones Jr.

Birth
Death 4 Jan 1943 (aged 25)
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot C 724
Memorial ID 115902270 View Source
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Harry served as a Private First Class, Company M, 3rd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in California prior to the war.

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

He "Died While A POW" of amoebic dysentery and malaria 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 repatriated here on January 25, 1949.

Service # 268238

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 22 Aug 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 115902270
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/115902270/harry-edward-jones : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Harry Edward Jones Jr. (26 Dec 1917–4 Jan 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 115902270, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .