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Here is some information below for you when you begin you search, regarding her POW status. Please follow the other link and copy and paste into your web browser. There is an interview of her on her career from Michigan State University.
Field Title Value Meaning SERIAL NUMBER N&703031 N&703031 NAME ULLOM MADELINE ULLOM MADELINE GRADE, ALPHA 2 LT Second Lieutenant or Nurse or Dietitian or Physical therapy aide GRADE CODE P Nurse or Dietitian or Physical therapy aide SERVICE CODE 1 ARMY ARM OR SERVICE ANC Army Nurse Corps ARM OR SERVICE CODE 70 MD: MEDICAL DEPARTMENT or ANC: ARMY NURSE CORPS DATE REPORT: DAY (DD) 10 10 DATE REPORT: MONTH (MM) 03 03 DATE REPORT: YEAR (Y) 3 1943 RACIAL GROUP CODE 1 WHITE STATE OF RESIDENCE 76 Nebraska TYPE OF ORGANIZATION PARENT UNIT NUMBER PARENT UNIT TYPE AREA 45 Southwest Pacific Theatre: Philippine Islands LATEST REPORT DATE: DAY (DD) 15 15 LATEST REPORT DATE: MONTH (MM) 02 02 LATEST REPORT DATE: YEAR (Y) 5 1945 SOURCE OF REPORT 1 Individual has been reported through sources considered official. STATUS 8 Returned to Military Control, Liberated or Repatriated DETAINING POWER 2 JAPAN CAMP 526 Santo Tomas (PW and Civ) Manila Luzon Philippines 14-121 REP POW TRANSPORT SHIPS Field Title Value Meaning NAME ULLOM MADELINE ULLOM MADELINE RANK 2nd LT Second Lieutenant SERVICE NUMBER N&703031 N&703031 ARM OR SERVICE ANC Army Nurse Corps SOURCE 1 A American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor - registration records SOURCE 2 ATH ALL THIS HELL by Evelyn M. Monahan SOURCE 3 SUBORDINATE UNIT Station Hosp Station Hospital ASSIGNED UNIT Ft Mills Ft Mills PARENT UNIT HDM&SB Habor Defenses of Manila and Subic Bays POW CAMPS NOTES
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Dear Ms. Ruccius,
Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!
LTC Madeline Ullom was on active duty in the US Army from 4/6/1938 through 1/31/1964.
We suggest that you request a copy of her Official Military Personnel File (OMPF). Official Military Personnel Files (OMPFs) and individual medical reports for those who served in the U.S. Army prior to October 16, 1992 are in the custody of NARA's National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis. Please complete a GSA Standard Form 180 and mail it to NARA's National Personnel Records Center, (Military Personnel Records), 1 Archives Drive, St. Louis, MO 63138-1002. For more information see Request Military Service Records.
Please note that OMPFs become fully open to the general public without any redactions 62 years after the veteran separated from service, to include any reserve time. We do not have any information immediately available to us regarding whether she served in the reserves after 1/31/1964. Therefore, if the LTC Madeline Ullom did not serve any reserve time after 1964, her file will be fully public in 2026. For more information, see Official Military Personnel Files (OMPF), Archival Records Requests.
The first entry that Mr. Schneider shared with you is from the World War II Prisoners of War Data File, 12/7/1941 - 11/19/1946 available through Access to Archival Databases (AAD). The entry for Madeline Ullom may be viewed here.
We searched the National Archives Catalog and located Far East Name Index to the Series "Case Files, 1944-1949", 1944 - 1949 in Records of the Office of the Judge Advocate General (Army), 1792 - 2010 (Record Group 153) that includes index cards summarizing two witness statements by Madeline Ullom to U.S. war crimes investigators. We are attaching digital copies of these index cards to the end of our response. The full statements were submitted as evidence for Case 40-31, which are located in Boxes 1127-1133 of the record series Case Files, 1944 - 1949 in Record Group 153. We also located the Recovered Personnel File, 1945 - 1945 in the Records of Allied Operational and Occupation Headquarters, World War II (Record Group 331) that may include additional affidavits or witness statements provided by Ullom to U.S. war crimes investigators in the files Recovered Personnel File: Uba-Utt and Recovered Personnel File: Uan-Uzz (Inclusive). For more information about these records, please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) at Archives2reference@nara.gov.
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Additionally, we searched online and located information about the following oral histories of Ullmon, some of which are available online.
The interview referenced in the fourth link is in the custody of the U.S. Army Heritage & Education Center and they may be contacted via https://usawc.libanswers.com/.
Next, we searched Google Books and located multiple publications referencing her. Additionally, we searched WorldCat and located All this hell : U.S. nurses imprisoned by the Japanese, 100 miles to freedom : the epic story of the rescue of Santo Tomas and the liberation of Manila, 1943-1945, Madeline Marie Ullom, and A determination of the source and type of problems referred to the five administrative supervisors of nursing service in a large general army hospital that reference or (in the last case) are written by Madeline Marie Ullom. You also may wish to search libraries, retailers, and online for other books on the subject of American nurses who were taken prisoner in the Philippines.
Finally, you may wish to contact the US Army Medical Department Office of Medical History that maintains histories and collections relating to military nursing.
We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!