Stauff, Harold, CWO2

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Last Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 2
Last Primary MOS
3502-Motor Transport Officer
Last MOSGroup
Motor Transport
Primary Unit
1956-1957, 3510, 8th Tank Bn
Service Years
1936 - 1957
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Officer_ Collar Insignia

Chief Warrant Officer 2


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 Personal Details 

Home State
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
So. Attleboro, MA
Last Address

Date of Passing
Jun 12, 1974
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Marine Gunner USMC Retired Pin WW II Honorable Discharge Pin

 Unofficial Badges 

US Marines Corps Honorable Discharge US Army Honorable Discharge

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Camping with family in the mountains in California when struck down with a heart attack. No medical assistance was available in the area.
Other Comments:
Survived many WWII battles in the Pacific Islands and contracting malaria.

Participated in combat in the Korean War.

Retired as a Proud Marine with 20 years in the Corps.
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Rifle Expert 6th AwardPistol Expert 6th Award

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US ArmyMarine BarracksMCSF Co, Guantanamo Bay, CubaHQ Bn, 1st Marine Division
Marine Security Guard (MSG)Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)5th Marine DivisionMARDET (Afloat)
2nd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (2/5)MCB Quantico, VAUS Marine Corps Forces Korea, Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)US Forces Korea, Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)
USMC (United States Marine Corps)MCB Camp Lejeune, NCTransportation Units8th Tank Bn
  1936-1938, US Army
  1939-1940, 9900, Marine Barracks Boston, MA
  1940-1941, MCSF Co, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
  1941-1942, Marine Barracks New River, NC
  1942-1942, HQ Bn, 1st Marine Division
  1942-1942, MSG Detachment Wellington, New Zealand
  1942-1945, Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)
  1942-1945, 5th Marine Division
  1945-1945, MARDET USS Washington (BB-47)
  1945-1947, MarDet USS Houston CL-81
  1947-1947, 2nd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (2/5)
  1947-1951, MCB Quantico, VA
  1952-1954, US Marine Corps Forces Korea, Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)
  1952-1954, US Forces Korea, Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)
  1954-1954, US Forces Korea, Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)
  1955-1957, 3502, MCB San Diego, CA
  1955-1957, 3502, Marine Barracks San Diego, CA
  1956-1956, Motor Transport Officers Course, Montford Point, Camp LeJeune, NC
  1956-1956, 3502, MCB Camp Lejeune, NC
  1956-1956, Motor Transport Co, H&S Bn, MCB Camp Lejeune
  1956-1957, 3510, 8th Tank Bn
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)/Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo)
  1942-1942 Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo) /Tulagi Island landing
  1943-1943 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Gilbert Islands Operation (1943)
  1943-1944 Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)/Battle of Cape Gloucester
  1952-1952 Korean War/Korea, Summer-Fall 1952
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
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