Rank: Private First Class
Unit: 44th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, 11th Cavalry Group (Mecz)
Entered service: 10-Mar-1943
Enlisted: Los Angeles, California
Enlisted by: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Date of birth: 16-Jul-1924
Marital status: Single, without dependents. Parents: Philipe M Zabala and Jesus Gomez Zabala
Hometown: San Bernardino County, California
Campaign: World War II
Date of casualty: 2-Mar-1945
Age at death: 20
Cause of death: Killed in action.
Location of fatality: Boisheim, Germany
Place of interment: Bellevue Memorial Park, Ontario, California, USA
Originally buried in the United States Military Cemetery, Margraten, Holland. Repatriated October 1948.