Pvt Rubin Max Henry Althaus

Pvt Rubin Max Henry Althaus

Birth
Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Texas, USA
Death 4 Dec 1942 (aged 35)
Shenyang, Liaoning, China
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Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Texas, USA
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Death 04 Dec 1942 in Manchuria, Mukden (POW Camp in WW II)
Burial Date: 13 Nov 1947


San Antonio, Texas, THE SAN ANTONIO LIGHT, January 25, 1943, Page 6-A

ALTHAUS PRISONER OF JAPS IN ORIENT

FREDERICKSBURG, Jan. 25 -- Mr. and Mrs. Christian Althaus of the Rheingold community have been notified by the war department that their son, Pvt. Rubin M. Althaus, is a captive of the Japs in the Philippines.

The Althaus family had not heard of the youth for 14 months.

San Antonio, Texas SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS, Friday Morning, February 4, 1944, Page 8-A

SAN ANTONIANS DIE WHILE JAP PRISONERS

Four Texans, three of them San Antonio boys, have recently been listed among American soldiers who have died of disease in Japanese prison camps since the fall of Bataan and Corregidor. The names were made public by additional messages coming throught International Red Cross from Japan.

The boys listed from Texas are: Pvt. Rubin M. Althaus, of Fredericksburg (article amended to include his info only)



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  • Created by: Athanatos
  • Added: 9 Oct 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16123171
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Rubin Max Henry Althaus (2 Dec 1907–4 Dec 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16123171, citing Cave Creek Cemetery, Fredericksburg, Gillespie County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Athanatos (contributor 46907585) .