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Pvt. Wesley Carl Ash

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Pvt. Wesley Carl Ash Veteran

Birth
Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Death
8 Dec 1942 (aged 21)
Cabanatuan, Nueva Ecija Province, Central Luzon, Philippines
Burial
Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines GPS-Latitude: 14.5425222, Longitude: 121.04995
Plot
Section C ~ Row 13 ~ Grave 91
Memorial ID
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Wesley served as a Private, 60th Coast Artillery Regiment, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 17, 1941, prior to the war, in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Wesley "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army during the war.

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

Service # 11023657

His brother, Pfc Stanley W. Ash, was also "Killed In Action" in France during the war.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Wesley served as a Private, 60th Coast Artillery Regiment, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 17, 1941, prior to the war, in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, without dependents.

Wesley "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army during the war.

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

Service # 11023657

His brother, Pfc Stanley W. Ash, was also "Killed In Action" in France during the war.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Maintained by: MAJ Jimmy Cotton
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: Aug 8, 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56786678/wesley_carl-ash: accessed ), memorial page for Pvt. Wesley Carl Ash (18 Jul 1921–8 Dec 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56786678, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines; Maintained by MAJ Jimmy Cotton (contributor 48803557).