Bennett, Richard, Cpl

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 Service Details
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Last Rank
Last Primary MOS
2531-Field Radio Operator
Last MOSGroup
Primary Unit
1941-1944, 2531, Operating Units*, USMC (United States Marine Corps)
Service Years
1941 - 1945



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 Personal Details 

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Home State
North Dakota
North Dakota
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Lino Lakes, MN

Date of Passing
Feb 17, 2012
Location of Interment
Fort Snelling National Cemetery - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

French Fourragere WW II Honorable Discharge Pin

 Unofficial Badges 

US Marines Corps Honorable Discharge

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
Not Specified

 Ribbon Bar
Rifle MarksmanPistol Expert

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1941, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), .
 Unit Assignments
1st Marine Division, I MEFUSMC (United States Marine Corps)
  1941-1944, 1st Marine Division, I MEF
  1941-1944, 1st Marine Division, I MEF
  1941-1944, 2531, Operating Units*, USMC (United States Marine Corps)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1942 World War II/American Theater/Defense of Iceland Base
  1942-1942 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)/Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo)
  1943-1943 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Gilbert Islands Operation (1943)
  1944-1944 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Peleliu
 Colleges Attended
Hamline University
  1945-1948, Hamline University
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