Pvt Edward William Johnson

Pvt Edward William Johnson

Birth
Death 3 Nov 1942 (aged 25–26)
China
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
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Memorial ID 56761220 · View Source
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Edward served as a Private, 59th Coast Artillery (Harbor Defense), U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Iowa prior to the war.

Edward 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.

His remains were not recovered.

Service # 37046659

He also has a Cenotaph in the New Providence Cemetery, New Providence, Iowa.
( see family links below )

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56761220
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Edward William Johnson (1916–3 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56761220, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .