Kazmer, Walter J, PFC

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Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Last Primary MOS
607-Mortar Crewman
Last MOSGroup
WWI & WWII SSN/MOS
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 607, 1st Bn, 28th Marine Regiment (1/28)
Service Years
1943 - 1945

Private 1st Class

 
 

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 Personal Details 


Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1925
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Chicago
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Feb 22, 1945
 
Cause
Not Specified
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Japan
Conflict
World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
Location of Interment
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
E, 939

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


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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1943, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA)
 Unit Assignments
28th Marine Regiment
  1944-1945, 607, 1st Bn, 28th Marine Regiment (1/28)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Cpl. Walter J. Kazmer entered the Marine Corps on 27 September 1943.

He served with Company B, 1st Battalion, 28th Marines, 5th Marine Division.

He was killed in action on Iwo Jima during the early fighting around Mount Suribachi.

He was 19 years of age.
   
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