PFC Joseph Auche

PFC Joseph Auche

Birth
New Jersey, USA
Death 25 May 1942 (aged 19–20)
Camp O'Donnell, Tarlac Province, Central Luzon, Philippines
Memorial Site* Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines

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

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Joseph served as a Private First Class, 31st Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Morris County, New Jersey prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on August 5, 1940 in Newark, New Jersey. His occupation was noted as in production of beverages and he was also noted at being Single, without dependents.

Joseph "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army at POW Camp 4, O'donnel, Tarlac, Luzon, Philippines during the war.

He was awarded the "Bronze Star" and the Purple Heart.

Service # 12008367

(Bio by: Russ Pickett)


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56786697
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Joseph Auche (1922–25 May 1942), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56786697, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .