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Corp Merlin D. Algoe

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Corp Merlin D. Algoe

Birth
Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa, USA
Death
7 Sep 1944 (aged 25)
At Sea
Memorial Site*
Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines

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

Plot
Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID
56758585 View Source

USAAF WORLD WAR II
Corporal Merlin D. Algoe POW
Squadron: 28th Bomber 19th Bomber Group, Heavy
Hometown: Iowa
Service #6938090
Awards:Purple Heart

The American Prisoners of War lost with the sinking of the Japanese transport, Shinyo Maru, by the USS Paddle, SS 263, sunk 7 September 1944 near Liley, Sindangan, Province, Mindanao. Philippines.

Corp William W. Akloff
Corporal Merlin D. Algoe
Captain Joe H. Allen
Pfc. William M. Allred
Corp. Abel Anaya
Tec5 Robert D. Andalora
Gerald W. Anderson
Harold B. Anderson
Richard H. Anderson
Lewis G. Andrews
Frank A. Ansley
Frank A. Ansley
Ray E. Billick

Corp. Algoe is also remembered in Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, Iowa.

USAAF WORLD WAR II
Corporal Merlin D. Algoe POW
Squadron: 28th Bomber 19th Bomber Group, Heavy
Hometown: Iowa
Service #6938090
Awards:Purple Heart

The American Prisoners of War lost with the sinking of the Japanese transport, Shinyo Maru, by the USS Paddle, SS 263, sunk 7 September 1944 near Liley, Sindangan, Province, Mindanao. Philippines.

Corp William W. Akloff
Corporal Merlin D. Algoe
Captain Joe H. Allen
Pfc. William M. Allred
Corp. Abel Anaya
Tec5 Robert D. Andalora
Gerald W. Anderson
Harold B. Anderson
Richard H. Anderson
Lewis G. Andrews
Frank A. Ansley
Frank A. Ansley
Ray E. Billick

Corp. Algoe is also remembered in Graceland Cemetery, Webster City, Iowa.

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Entered the service from Iowa.


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  • Maintained by: John Dowdy
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 56758585
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56758585/merlin-d-algoe: accessed ), memorial page for Corp Merlin D. Algoe (23 Oct 1918–7 Sep 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56758585, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines; Maintained by John Dowdy (contributor 47791572) .