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RM3 Burton Louis Vanderkamp

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RM3 Burton Louis Vanderkamp

Birth
Death 6 Nov 1942
At Sea
Memorial Site* Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines

* A structure erected in honor of someone whose remains lie elsewhere.

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Memorial ID 56758186 View Source
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Burton served as a Radioman Third Class, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in California prior to the war.

Burton became a POW of the Japanese Army during the "Fall Of the Philippines" in 1942.

He "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army while being transported to the Hoten Pow Camp, Mukden, Manchuria 42-123 (China) during the war.

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

His remains were not recovered.

Service # 4134722

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56758186
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/56758186/burton-louis-vanderkamp : accessed ), memorial page for RM3 Burton Louis Vanderkamp (unknown–6 Nov 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56758186, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .