Downs, William, Sgt

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
2511-Field Wireman
Last MOSGroup
Communications
Primary Unit
1950-1950, 2511, 4.2 Mortar Co, 1st Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (1/7)
Service Years
1941 - 1950

Sergeant

 
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 Personal Details 

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Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Aurora

Casualty Date
Dec 08, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Korea, North
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Spring Lake Cemetery - Aurora, Illinois
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Unit Assignments
USMC (United States Marine Corps)3rd Raider Bn4th Raider BnI Marine Amphibious Corps (I MAC)
III Marine Amphibious Corps (III MAC)Marine Barracks1st Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (1/7)
  1942-1942, Infantry Training Center Camp Elliott, San Diego, CA
  1942-1943, Co F, 3rd Raider Bn
  1943-1943, 4th Raider Bn
  1944-1944, I Marine Amphibious Corps (I MAC)
  1944-1944, III Marine Amphibious Corps (III MAC)
  1945-1945, Marine Barracks Port Chicago, Concord, CA
  1950-1950, 2511, 4.2 Mortar Co, 1st Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (1/7)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)/Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo)
  1943-1943 Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)/New Georgia Group Operation
  1950-1950 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)/Battle of the Chosin Reservoir (Battle of Changjin)
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