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Kenneth J. Porwoll
 
Last Name: 
Porwoll
First Name Middle Initial:
Kenneth J.
Nick Name:
 
Street: 1353 W. Shryer Ave. City & State:  Roseville, MN E-Mail: porwoll@attglobal.net
Zip: 55113 Phone: 651 644-9281 Spouse:  
Conflict: WWII  Bataan Peninsula Luzon P.I. Service Branch:  Army Unit: Co. A 194th Tank Batt.
Theater:  Asian Where Captured:  Date Captured:  April 9, 1942
Camps Held In:  Camp O'Donnell,  Camp Cabanatuan, Bilibid Prison,  Niigata, Japan How Long Interned:  41 months
Liberated / repatriated: Date Liberated:  August 18, 1945 Age at Capture: 
Medals Received: Two Presidential Citation w/ Two Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart, Bronze Star,  American Defense, Asiatic Pacific Campaigns, Philippines Defense, WWII Freedom Medal,  POW medal, Good Conduct
Military Job:  Tank Commander Company: 
Occupation after War:  Earned a college degree, married and had nine children, was a business manager for 33 years before retiring.

 

 

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