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PVT Martin Cyrus Mead

PVT Martin Cyrus Mead

Birth
Vermont, USA
Death 20 Mar 1943 (aged 24–25)
China
Burial Underhill, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 32798377 · View Source
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PVT Co B 4th Signal TR BTN WW2
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Info below provided by: Russ Pickett

Martin served as a Private, Company B, 4th Signal Training Battalion, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Chittenden County, Vermont prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 28, 1941, prior to the war, in Rutland, Vermont. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a inspector and also as Single, without dependents.

Martin 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 # 11016385


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  • Created by: Barb Destromp
  • Added: 10 Jan 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32798377
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Martin Cyrus Mead (1918–20 Mar 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32798377, citing Underhill Flats Cemetery, Underhill, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Barb Destromp (contributor 46785064) .