Currie, Osa, Cpl

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Primary MOS
600-Machine Gun Leader
Primary Unit
1940-1942, 2nd Defense Bn
Service Years
1939 - 1942

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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
Not Specified
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
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Last Address
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Casualty Date
Jun 07, 1942
 
Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Midway Islands
Conflict
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)/Operation Dragon Palace I
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1939, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA)
 Unit Assignments
2nd Defense Bn
  1939-1940, 2nd Defense Bn
  1940-1942, 2nd Defense Bn
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 World War II/American Theater
  1942-1942 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Battle of Midway
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Cpl. Currie was killed when a Japanese bomb landed in an AA position on Midway.

He was buried at sea from PT-22 on 8 June 1942.
   
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