Shelquist, Harry, Jr., SSgt

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
0333-Heavy Machine Gunner
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Primary Unit
1950-1950, 0333, Weapons Co, 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
Service Years
1943 - 1950

Staff Sergeant

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Casualty Info
Home Town
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Last Address

Casualty Date
Dec 07, 1950
Hostile, Died
Unknown, Not Reported
Korea, North
Korean War
Location of Interment
Service Chapel Cemetery - Bluff Creek, Iowa
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Rifle MarksmanPistol Marksman

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Infantry Training School(s) West2nd Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (2/8), 8th Marine Regiment1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)Marine Barracks
US Navy1st Recruit Training Bn, MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SC1st Bn, 6th Marine Regiment (1/6), 6th Marine Regiment
  1943-1943, 1st Infantry Training Bn, 2nd Infantry Training Regiment (Cadre)
  1943-1946, F Co, 2nd Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (2/8)
  1946-1947, B Co, 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
  1948-1948, Marine Barracks Great Lakes, IL
  1948-1948, Naval Ammunition Depot Hastings NE
  1948-1948, 8511, 1st Recruit Training Bn, MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SC
  1949-1949, H&S Co, 1st Bn, 6th Marine Regiment (1/6)
  1949-1949, B Co, 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
  1950-1950, 0333, Weapons Co, 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 Gilbert Islands Operation (1943)/Battle of Tarawa
  1944-1944 Operation Flintlock/Battle of Kwajalein Atoll
  1950-1953 Korean War
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