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Pvt Joseph N St. Laurent

Pvt Joseph N St. Laurent

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 28 Dec 1942 (aged 23)
China
Burial Epping, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 130124168 · View Source
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Joseph served as a Private, 16th Bomber Squadron, 29th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Rockingham County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on December 16, 1940, prior to the war, in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Farm Hand and also as Single, without dependents.

Joseph 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 repatriated here.

Service # 11014858


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 21 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 130124168
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Joseph N St. Laurent (31 Dec 1918–28 Dec 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 130124168, citing Saint Josephs Cemetery, Epping, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .