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Joseph John Anzack , Jr.

Date of birth: February 4, 1987
Date of death: As a Prisoner of War
Burial location: Arlington, Virginia
Place of Birth: California, Long Beach
Home of record: Torrance California
Status: POW


Prisoner of War Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

Private First Class Joseph John Anzack, Jr., United States Army, was captured when his patrol from the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, was attacked in Al Taqa, Iraq 12 May 2007, and was held as a Prisoner of War until his death while still in captivity.

Action Date: May 12, 2007 - Died in Captivity

Service: Army

Rank: Private First Class

Division: Prisoner of War (Iraq)