CHARLES W. KAIL, LTCOL, USMC
Charles Kail '23
Date of birth: March 13, 1901
Date of death: October 24, 1944
From the 1923 Lucky Bag:
Prior to his capture, he was with the HQ Company of the 4th Marines.
His wife was listed as next of kin.
Prisoner of War Medal
From Hall of Valor:
Major Charles W. Kail (MCSN: 0-3850), United States Marine Corps, was captured by the Japanese after the fall of Corregidor, Philippine Islands, on 6 May 1942, and was held as a Prisoner of War until his death while still in captivity.
General Orders: NARA Database: Records of World War II Prisoners of War, created, 1942 - 1947
Service: Marine Corps