Birner, Ernest, Cpl

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Coast Artillery Corps (1901-1950)
Last Primary MOS
608-Gun Crewman Coast Artillery
Last MOS Group
Coastal Artillery Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1941-1942, Philippine Division
Service Years
1941 - 1942


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Home State
New Mexico
New Mexico
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
McKinley County, NM

Casualty Date
Jun 07, 1942
Hostile, Died while Captured
Unknown, Not Reported
World War II
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Battling Bastards of BataanThe National Purple Heart Hall of HonorWorld War II FallenWWII Memorial National Registry
  1942, Battling Bastards of Bataan
  1942, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]
  1942, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  1942, WWII Memorial National Registry

 Ribbon Bar

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Philippine Division
  1941-1942, Philippine Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1942 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)
  1942-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/Bataan Death March
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Service number: 24843367

Find-A-Grave Virtual Cemetery memorial #110901203

Corporal Ernest Birner was Killed in Action while being held as a Prisoner of War 7 Jun 1942 by Japanese Forces at Camp O'Donnel, Luzon, Philippines.  He was assigned to the Philippine Division.

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