Graham, George, Cox

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Last Rank
Coxswain
Last Primary NEC
COX-0000-Coxswain
Last Rating/NEC Group
COX
Primary Unit
1942-1944, COX-0000, Japan, Prisoner of War
Service Years
1937 - 1944
COX-Coxswain
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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1919
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Philadelphia, PA
Last Address
3424 Reach St
Philadelphia, PA

Casualty Date
Sep 15, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Captured
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Philippines
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial - Manila, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
(cenotaph)

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 Duty Stations
US NavyPrisoner of War
  1938-1939, S1c-0000, USS Black Hawk (AD-9)
  1939-1942, COX-0000, USS Luzon (PR-7)
  1942-1944, COX-0000, Japan, Prisoner of War
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/Battle of Bataan
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Dec 16, 1940, Promoted to COX
  May 25, 1950, Application for WWII Compensation1
  Jan 07, 2020, General Photos
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

COX Graham was serving aboard USS Luzon (PR-7) when it was scuttled after the fall of Corregidor. He was captured by the Japanese and held prisoner in the Philippines. He died while a POW; although no cause can be found at internet sources.
   
Comments/Citation

Service number: 2435681

Prisoner of War Medal
Awarded for Actions During World War II
Service: Navy
Rank: Coxswain
Division: Prisoner of War (Philippine
Islands)
General Orders:
NARA Database: Records of World War II Prisoners of War, created, 1942 - 1947
Citation: Coxswain George Graham (NSN: 2435681), United States Navy, was captured by the Japanese during World War II, and was held as a Prisoner of War in the Philippine Islands until his death while still in captivity.

The information contained within this profile was compiled from various internet sources.
   
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WW II Memorial National RegistryUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family RegistryWorld War II Fallen
  2020, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2020, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2020, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2020, World War II Fallen
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