Alvaro, Antonio, Pvt

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Last Rank
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Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1942-1942, 745, POW/MIA
Service Years
1941 - 1942


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This Military Service Page was created/owned by Felix Cervantes, III (Admiral Ese) to remember Alvaro, Antonio ("Tony"), Pvt.

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Broderick, Yolo County
Last Address
Sacramento, CA

Casualty Date
May 27, 1942
Hostile, Died
Unknown, Not Reported
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot L Row 12 Grave 68

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenBattling Bastards of Bataan
  1942, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  1942, Battling Bastards of Bataan

 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
Philippine Division2nd Battalion, 31st Infantry POW/MIA
  1941-1942, 745, Philippine Division
  1941-1942, 745, 2nd Battalion, 31st Infantry
  1942-1942, 745, POW/MIA
 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
Private Antonio Alvaro died while being held as a Prisoner of War at Camp O'Donnel, Luzon, Philippines.

Pvt. Alvaro served with G Company, 2nd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment. He had enlisted in the Army from San Francisco, California on 28 April 1941.

Note:  His father, Sebastian George Alvaro worked for PG&E in Sacramento, California. His parents were from Italy and Portugal, respectively. Antonio was born in Washington, Yolo County, that was renamed, Broderick, and is now part of the City of West Sacramento.
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