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PVT Albert Rogers

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PVT Albert Rogers

Birth
North Carolina, USA
Death 8 Feb 1943 (aged 20)
China
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Section Q Site 1118
Memorial ID 3790684 View Source
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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.

Service # 14037881

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3790684
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/3790684/albert-rogers : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Albert Rogers (7 Oct 1922–8 Feb 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 3790684, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .