Ford, John L, Cpl

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Primary MOS
0341-Mortar Man
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 0341, H&S Co, 1st Bn, 24th Marine Regiment (1/24)
Service Years
1940 - 1946
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Iwo Jima Certificate

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 Personal Details 


Home State
Arizona
Arizona
Year of Birth
1918
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Phoenix
Last Address
Phoenix

Date of Passing
Jan 18, 2000
 
Location of Interment
National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona - Phoenix, Arizona
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin


 Unofficial Badges 




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
John was wounded on March 3 1945, and was evacuated on the USS Callaway.
   
Other Comments:
Not Specified
   
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1940, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA)
 Unit Assignments
1st Bn, 24th Marine Regiment (1/24), 24th Marine Regiment
  1942-1944, 0341, D Co, 1st Bn, 24th Marine Regiment (1/24)
  1944-1945, 0341, H&S Co, 1st Bn, 24th Marine Regiment (1/24)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Operation Flintlock/Battle of Roi-Namur Island
  1944-1944 Marianas Operation /Battle for Saipan
  1944-1944 Marianas Operation /Battle of Tinian (1944)
  1945-1945 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
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