Hede, Adolph, CDR

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Last Rank
Commander
Last Primary NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1942-1944, Prisoner of War
Service Years
1925 - 1944
Commander
Commander

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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1903
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Long Beach, CA

Casualty Date
Dec 15, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Captured
Reason
Drowned, Suffocated
Location
Philippines
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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World War II FallenWW II Memorial National Registry
  2013, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  2013, WW II Memorial National Registry

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 Duty Stations
USS Canopus (AS-9)US NavyPrisoner of War
  1941-1942, USS Canopus (AS-9)
  1941-1942, Cavite Philippines
  1942-1944, Prisoner of War
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/USS Canopus (AS-9)
  1941-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/Battle of the Philippines
  1941-1944 World War II
  1942-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/Battle of Bataan
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1921-1925, United States Naval Academy
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
KIA - Philippines

Died when the Japanese "Hell Ship" Oryoku Maru was sunk by US planes. Captors shot POWs as they tried to escape the sinking ship.
   
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