Carl F McDonnell

Carl F McDonnell

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 30 Sep 1943 (aged 21)
China
Burial Beverly, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
Plot F, 1476
Memorial ID 2521471 · View Source
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Carl served as a Technician Fifth Grade, Signal Corps, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Signal Corps on February 13, 1941, prior to the war, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed in the manufacture of textiles and also as Single, without dependents.

Carl 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 on November 4, 1947.

Service # 13026972

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2521471
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carl F McDonnell (29 Sep 1922–30 Sep 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2521471, citing Beverly National Cemetery, Beverly, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .