Harrington, Charles Edwin, Jr., 2ndLt

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Last Rank
Second Lieutenant
Last Primary MOS
0301-Basic Infantry Officer
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 0301, 2nd Bn, 28th Marine Regiment (2/28)
Service Years
1942 - 1945
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Iwo Jima Certificate
Officer Collar Insignia

Second Lieutenant

 
 

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 Personal Details 


Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1923
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Plano
Last Address
Plano

Casualty Date
Mar 03, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Japan
Conflict
World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
Location of Interment
Restland Memorial Park - Dallas, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 


 Unofficial Badges 


 Military Association Memberships
World War II Fallen
  1945, World War II Fallen

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 Ribbon Bar

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1942, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA)
 Unit Assignments
22nd Marine Regiment28th Marine Regiment
  1943-1944, 0311, 3rd Bn, 22nd Marine Regiment (3/22)
  1944-1945, 0301, 2nd Bn, 28th Marine Regiment (2/28)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Operation Flintlock/Battle of Eniwetok Atoll
  1944-1944 Marianas Operation /Battle of Guam (1944)
  1945-1945 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
 Colleges Attended
Texas A&M University
  1940-1942, Texas A&M University
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Lt. Charles Harrington, Jr., with the 5th Marine Division was killed on Iwo Jima. He left Texas A&M College in 1942 to enter the Marine Corps and was commissioned in 1944.
   
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