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 Alfred Padillo Dejamco, Sr

Alfred Padillo Dejamco, Sr

Birth
Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Death 10 Sep 1998 (aged 70)
San Diego County, California, USA
Burial Santa Nella, Merced County, California, USA
Plot 3, 0, 1443
Memorial ID 571057 · View Source
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nothing special only that he was my father....born Lucena Tayabas Philippines
Served 11Years 10 months 7 days in the military
Spoke Tagalog had between a 6th & 8th grade education (completed one year of Philippine military training in elementary school)
17 June 1946 ENLISTED in US Army Manila Philippines at the age of 20
Co C 56th Engr Const Bn - Philippines Scouts
25 April 1947 Departed Philippines - 29 April 1947 arrived Agana Guam
16 March 1949 departed Guam - 20 March 1949 arrived Philippines
26 March 1949 DISCHARGED Camp Rizal Manila Philippines Served 2 years 11 months - Rank Private

26 September 1951 aboard USNS “Fred C Ainsworth” from Manila to Guam
8 June 1953 INDUCTED Guam. M.I.
11 June 1953 departed Guam M.I.
20 June 1953 arrive Honolulu United States Army Pacific
26 November 1953 departed Honolulu
2 December 1953 arrived San Francisco
16 December 1953 enroute to Ft. Campbell, Ky

6 January 1954 MARRIED Mary Fitzhugh Yarbrough
4 February 1954 Naturalization filed Cincinnati, Oh

27 March 1954 RE-ENLISTED Ft. Campbell, Kentucky
HQ & Company A 801st Maintenance Battalion

2 March 1955 - 6 July 1955 Ft. Bragg, NC
7 July 1955 - 24 January 1956 Ft. Campbell, KY
25 January 1956 departed Ft. Campbell enroute to Germany
3 February 1956 arrived Bremerhaven Germany United States Army Europe The Airborne School Augusburg, Germany Basic airborne
31 January 1959 departed Augsburg Germany
9 February 1959 arrived New York in route to Ft. Campbell, KY
27 February 1959 - arrived Ft. Campbell, Ky
13 August 1959 Naturalized in Bowling Green, Ky
31 December 1959 HONORABLE DISCHARGE Ft. Campbell, Ky
Awarded Parachutist Badge & Good conduct medal with 2 loops
Served years - Rank SP4

4 January 1960 RE-ENLISTED US Army - Newark, New Jersey
Co A 708th ORD Bn APO185 Ft. Dix, NJ
12 February 1960 departed Wrightstown USA enroute to Germany
13 February 1960 arrived Frankfurt Germany United States Army Europe
26 June 1962 HONORABLE DISCHARGE Ft. Hamilton, New York

1968 Awarded WW 2 Victory Medal and Philippines Independence Ribbon (the medal recognizes those members of the military who had participated in multiple Philippine Commonwealth military operations during the years of the World War II)

Bio by: phoebe dejamco



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Nothing special to others but you were and still are a very special beloved papasan to me. pandy


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  • Maintained by: Anonymous
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 571057
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred Padillo Dejamco, Sr (22 Dec 1927–10 Sep 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 571057, citing San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, Santa Nella, Merced County, California, USA ; Maintained by Anonymous (contributor 49334669) .