PFC John Maurice McCabe

Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri, USA
Death 27 Dec 1942 (aged 29)
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Place of burial being researched
Memorial ID 165144743 View Source
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John served as a Private First Class, Ordinance Department, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Washington prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Coast Artillery Corps on March 17, 1941, prior to the war. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Machinist and also as Single, without dependents.

John 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 he is currently interred somewhere in Kansas.

Service # 18043901

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
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  • Find a Grave Memorial 165144743
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC John Maurice McCabe (12 Aug 1913–27 Dec 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 165144743, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Place of burial being researched.