Milby, James M, Sr., Sgt

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911-Aircraft Armorer
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1945-1946, 911, 3rd MAW/MASG-51
Service Years
1943 - 1946



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Last Address
Mattaponi, VA

Date of Passing
Nov 30, 2006
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WW II Honorable Discharge Pin

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MILBY James M. Milby Sr., 82, of Salem Farm in Mattaponi, Va., passed away November 30, 2006. Mr. Milby was a WWII veteran serving in the United States Marine Corps. He retired from Chesapeake Corporation as a boiler operator after 26 years of service. His parents, Melvin and Francis Roane Milby; and a brother, John Lowell Milby, preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Audrey B. Milby; a daughter, Beth Burch and her husband, Larry of West Point, Va.; a son, Jim Milby of Mattaponi, Va.; a granddaughter, Ashley Burch of West Point, Va.; and a beloved friend, Irene Longest of Dragonsville, Va. A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, December 2, 2006 at Beulah Wesleyan Church, Shacklefords, Va. Interment in church cemetery. The family will receive friends today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 8:30 p.m. at The Vincent Funeral Home, West Point, Va. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the West Point Volunteer Fire and Rescue, P.O. Box X, West Point, Va. 23181 or Beulah Wesleyan Church Building Fund, 1539 Lewis B., Puller Memorial Highway, Saluda, Va. 23149

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Rifle Sharpshooter (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

 Unit Assignments
Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)VMF(AW)-114VMSB-1423rd MAW
  1943-1943, 911, Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)/Marine Base Defense Air Group 41
  1943-1944, 911, VMF(AW)-114
  1944-1945, 911, VMSB-142
  1945-1946, 911, 3rd MAW/MASG-51
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
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