Meringolo, Ferdinand Frank, S1c

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Last Rank
Seaman 1st Class (E-3)
Last Primary Designator/NEC
Last Rating/NEC Group
Primary Unit
1942-1943, SN-0000, Prisoner of War
Service Years
1941 - 1943

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
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Casualty Date
Jul 31, 1943
Hostile, Died while Captured
Intentional Homicide
World War II
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1941, Recruit Training (RTC Great Lakes, IL)
 Duty Stations
School Assignments - StaffRTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)US NavyPrisoner of War
  1941-1941, SN-0000, (SN) Seaman Apprenticeship School
  1941-1941, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  1941-1942, SN-0000, USS Canopus (AS-9)
  1942-1943, SN-0000, Prisoner of War
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/Battle of the Philippines
  1941-1942 World War II
  1942-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/Battle of Bataan
  1942-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/Battle of Corrigedor
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sergeant Joseph Chastain, USMC; Corporal Victor Paliotti, USMC and Seaman First Class Ferdinand Meringolo, USN escaped from the Japanese POW camp in Mukden, Manchuria. While making their way north toward the Soviet Union, they were recaptured and later executed by the Japanese.
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