Boudousquie, Robert Louis, PltSgt

Fallen
 
 Service Photo 
 Service Details
View Time Line
Last Rank
Platoon Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
653-Machine Gun Squad Leader
Last MOSGroup
WWI & WWII SSN/MOS
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 653, Weapons Co, 1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)
Service Years
1939 - 1945

Platoon Sergeant

 
One Hash Mark

 

 Last Photo 
 Personal Details 


Home State
Alabama
Alabama
Year of Birth
1921
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by GySgt Keith Brownmiller (KE6ACL) to remember Marine PltSgt Robert Louis Boudousquie.

If you knew or served with this Marine and have additional information or photos to support this Page, please leave a message for the Page Administrator(s) HERE.
 
Casualty Info
Home Town
Mobile
Last Address
Mobile

Casualty Date
Jan 19, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Saipan
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Mobile National Cemetery - Mobile, Alabama
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 7 Site 1974-B

 Official Badges 


 Unofficial Badges 


 Military Association Memberships
World War II Fallen
  1945, World War II Fallen [Verified]

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Armored Amphibian Bn1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)
  1942-1942, 2nd Armored Amphibian Bn
  1943-1944, Weapons Co, 1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)
  1944-1945, 653, Weapons Co, 1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Marianas Operation /Battle for Saipan
  1944-1944 Marianas Operation /Battle of Tinian (1944)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
At the time of his death, Plt. Sgt. Boudousquie was the NCOinC of an anti-tank crew (half-track).  He died in the early afternoon as a result of being hit by fragments from a tank that had been fired on by a bazooka. He died on 19 January 1945.

He was serving with Hq&S Company and Weapons Company, 8th Marines,  2nd Marine Division, FMF, Saipan, Mariana Islands. He was buried in the Saipan 2nd Marine Division Cemetery, Plot F, Row 6, Grave 8. (MOS 811)   His remains were re-interred in the Mobile National Cemetery, Alabama in 1948.
   
Comments/Citation
Not Specified
   
Copyright Togetherweserved.com Inc 2003-2011