Adao, Rickey, T/5

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Last Rank
Technician Fifth Grade
Last Primary MOS
597-Antiaircraft Artillery Machine Gun Crewman, SP
Last MOS Group
Air Defense Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1945-1946, 597, 489th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion
Service Years
1943 - 1946
Technician Fifth Grade

One Service Stripe

Two Overseas Service Bars

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Brothers Only
Last Address
Santa Clara, Calif

Date of Passing
Dec 02, 2003
Location of Interment
Mount Vernon Memorial Park - Fair Oaks, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Honorably Discharged WW II

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Post 419Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)
  1967, American Legion, Post 419 (Member) (Santa Clara, California) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1970, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
Rest in Peace Dad
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   1943-1944, 574th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion

From Month/Year
June / 1943
To Month/Year
May / 1944
574th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion Unit Page
Not Specified
Camp Edwards
 574th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion Details

574th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion
Ground Unit
Parent Unit
Air Defense Units
Created/Owned By
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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2011
Memories For This Unit

Chain of Command
15 Jun 1943 - Received draft notice for induction into the Army of the United States (AUS).

29 Jun 1943 - Reported for induction at Armed Forces Induction Center, Boston, Massachusetts. Entered into active service. Reported to Camp Edwards, Massachusetts for Basic Training. Rank Private.

30 Aug 1943 - Assigned to recently activated 574th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion (Self-Propelled) at Camp Edwards, Massachusetts. Began Mobilization Training Program consisting of a Basic Anti-Aircraft phase and a Combined Unit Training phase.

04 May 1944 - Completed Mobilization Training Program. Rank Private.

My Photos For This Unit
Basic Training Furlough
Basic Training
Members Also There at Same Time

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