Barziloski, Veto, 2ndLt

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Last Rank
Second Lieutenant
Last Primary MOS
0301-Basic Infantry Officer
Last MOSGroup
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 0301, A Co, 1st Bn, 26th Marine Regiment (1/26)
Service Years
1942 - 1945
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Golden Dragon Certificate

Second Lieutenant


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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Rt. 1
Moscow, ID

Casualty Date
Mar 01, 1945
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Unknown, Not Reported
World War II
Location of Interment
Moscow Cemetery - Moscow, Idaho
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Old Section Block 3

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon

 Military Association Memberships
World War II Fallen
  1945, World War II Fallen

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Rifle Expert (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

 Unit Assignments
USMC (United States Marine Corps)1st Bn, 26th Marine Regiment (1/26)
  1942-1943, 0300, Platoon Leaders Class (Cadre)
  1944-1945, 0301, A Co, 1st Bn, 26th Marine Regiment (1/26)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
 Colleges Attended
University of Idaho
  1939-1943, University of Idaho
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
2nd Lt. Veto Barziloski USMCR Co.A, 26th Reg. 5th Div. was wounded in action Feb. 23, 1945 on Iwo Jima and later died aboard a hospital ship. He was buried at sea. Vic received the purple heart and is listed on the Tablets of The Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. He graduated from the University of Idaho at Moscow where he was a noted collegiate boxer. He married Mary Belle Gano at the farmhouse of Ward and Mabel Gano in Moscow, Idaho. There is a stone memorial bench under a tree in the Gano family plots at the Moscow Cemetery.

Buried at Sea by US Naval Authority

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