SSGT Andrew T Broney

SSGT Andrew T Broney

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 10 Feb 1945 (aged 51)
China
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot C, 5
Memorial ID 3770389 · View Source
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Age 51

Andrew served as a Staff Sergeant, Company C, 803rd Engineer Battalion, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Baltimore, Maryland prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on June 6, 1941, prior to the war. He was noted as being employed in the building of aircraft and also as Single, without dependents.

Andrew became a POW of the Japanese Army during the Battle of Bataan in the Philippines.

Andrew "Died while a POW" of the Japanese of coronary thrombosis at Hoten Pow Camp, Mukden, Manchuria 42-123 (China) during the war.

He was awarded the Prisoner Of War Medal & the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the POW Camp in China and was later repatriated here in January 24, 1949.

Service # 06774369


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3770389
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT Andrew T Broney (16 Dec 1893–10 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3770389, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .