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PFC Bronis J Stanevich

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 11 Jun 1942 (aged 23–24)
Philippines
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
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Memorial ID 172670761 · View Source
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Bronis served as a Private First Class, 31st Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in New Haven County, Connecticut prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on March 8, 1941, prior to the war, in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents,

He was taken prisoner in the capture of the Bataan Peninsula & Corregidor, Philippine Islands in April & May, 1942. He was held at Japanese POW Camp 1, Cabanatuan 1-2-3, Nueva Province, Luzon Philippines 15-121.

Bronis "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army during the war.

He was awarded the "Bronze Star", Prisoner Of War Medal, and the Purple Heart.

Service # 19010899

Note: Bronis enlisted the same day and in the same place as Private Clement J. Stanevich who was also from Connecticut. They were possibly brothers and/or cousins.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding that this record was not recorded at Manila!

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PFC, US ARMY WORLD WAR II


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 13 Nov 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 172670761
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Bronis J Stanevich (1918–11 Jun 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 172670761, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .