Albert served as a Private, 7th Chemical Survey Company, U.S. Army during World War II.
He resided in Macon County, North Carolina prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army Chemical Warfare Service on February 26, 1941, prior to the war, in Charlottet, North Carolina. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a Actor and also as Single, without dependents.
Albert 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 later repatriated here.
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