Ackert, Grant William, PFC

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 Service Details
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Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Last Primary MOS
1371-Combat Engineer
Last MOSGroup
Engineer, Construction And Equipment
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 1371, 5th Engineer Bn
Service Years
1943 - 1945

Private 1st Class


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 Personal Details 

Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
Not Specified
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Saugerties, NY
Last Address
38 Livingston St.
Saugerties NY

Casualty Date
Feb 19, 1945
Hostile, Died
Unknown, Not Reported
World War II
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates

 Official Badges 

French Fourragere

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenMarine Corps Engineer Association (MCEA)WWII Memorial National RegistryThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1945, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  1945, Marine Corps Engineer Association (MCEA) [Verified]
  2014, WWII Memorial National Registry
  2014, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar
Rifle Marksman (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Recruit Training Bn, MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SCMarine Corps Engineer School (Staff) Camp Lejeune5th Marine DivisionUSMC (United States Marine Corps)
  1943-1943, 1st Recruit Training Bn, MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SC
  1943-1944, Marine Corps Engineer School (Staff) Camp Lejeune
  1944-1944, B Co, 1st Bn (Engineers)
  1944-1945, 1371, 5th Engineer Bn
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
He was 20 years old when he join the Marine Corps so that will put him born around 1923 because he inlisted in 1943
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