Pvt. Stanley Hardin Kyler


Born: 21 September 1922- Kentucky
Note: Private Stanley Hardin Kyler enlisted in the Harrodsburg National Guard unit
sometime before the unit was activated in November 1940.

Inducted: U. S. Army - 25 November 1940
Training: Fort Knox, Kentucky, Camp Polk, Louisiana

Overseas Duty: Philippine Islands - Engagements: Battle of Bataan, Northern Luzon
Prisoner of War: 9 April 1942,  Death March
POW Camps: Philippine Islands: Camp O'Donnell, Cabanatuan & Bilibid
Japan:  Fukuoka Camp 17 - coal mining
Hell Ship:  Clyde Maru, Sailed: Manila - 23 July 1943, Arrived: Moji - 7 August 1943
Liberated: September 1945

Married: Gathel Wells-Kyler   
Died: 15 May 1992 - Mount Sterling, KY     Buried: Powers Cemetery - Denniston, Kentucky

 

 

Credit: Jim Opolony: 192nd & 194th Tank Battalion

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