Edgar Hayden Dale II
Captain, United States Army
of Michael Stein:
Captain Edgar Haydsen Dale II, U.S. Army
Platoon Commander, 57th Infantry Regiment 1938-42
He was buried with a group of others. The picture I have has at least eight urns in it.
I also have an "In Rememberance" from the burial ceremony. Listed are the dates: born April 23, 1914, date of death February 16, 1943, Asaka, Japan. Burial October 29, 1948. Final Resting Place: Arlington National Cemetery.
His father, Edgar Hayden
Dale, Captain, United States Army, was killed-in-action in the Argonne
(France) in World War I and also is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
Captain Edgar Hayden Dale, Jr. was born in Kansas, graduated from the United States Military Academy (Class of 1938), then joined the 57th Infantry (Philippine Scouts). He was captured on Bataan and died in a POW camp in Osaka, Japan in February 1943.
Posted: 31 May 2004 Updated: 20 June 2004