Adelman, Stuart M, Sgt

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
2111-Small Arms Repairer/Technician
Last MOSGroup
Ordnance
Primary Unit
1944-1944, 2111, 1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)/B Co
Service Years
1942 - 1944

Sergeant

 
 

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1923
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Brooklyn
Last Address
2009 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, New York

Casualty Date
Jun 15, 1944
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Unknown, Not Reported
Location
Saipan
Conflict
Not Specified
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Ribbon Bar
Rifle Sharpshooter (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1942, Boot Camp (Parris Island, SC)
 Unit Assignments
RTR (Cadre) MCRD Parris IslandMarine Barracks1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)
  1942-1943, 521, RTR (Cadre) MCRD Parris Island
  1943-1943, 0351, Marine Barracks Parris Island, SC/Rifle Range Detachment
  1944-1944, 2111, 1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)/B Co
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Marianas Operation /Battle for Saipan
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Killed in Action, 15 Jun 1944, during operations against Imperial Japanese Forces on Saipan Island, Northern Marianas Islands.
   
Comments/Citation
ADELMAN, Stuart M., Sgt 521/511/922 (Fire Control Repairer)   SN: 502516
Born: XX Xxx 1923
Enlisted USMCR: 23 Nov 1942 DHS New York, NY (Home of Record: 2009 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, New York)
Died: 15 Jun 1944 (KIA, Saipan Island, Northern Marianas Islands)
Interred:  Remains initially interred on Saipan, Marianas Islands. Exhumed and returned to the United States in 1948, unidentified cemetery location in New York.
 
12th Recruit Battalion, Recruit Depot, Marine Barracks, Parris Island, SC
Jan 1943 Pvt, 12thRecBn, RDep, MB, Parris Island, SC "23Nov42; 9, qual SS; 26, to Cl III(b), USMCR; to RR Det, Post"
 
Rifle Range Detachment, Marine Barracks, Parris Island, SC
Jan 1943 Pvt, RRDet, MB, Parris Island, SC "23Nov42; 26, jdfr 12thRBn, RDep, Post; 26-31, Stud Coach"
Apr 1943 PFC, RRDet, MB, Parris Island, SC "Armorer (511)"
Schools Detachment, Marine Barracks, Navy Yard, Philadelphia, PA
Jul 1943 PFC, SDet, MB, NYd, Phila., PA "Stud Optical School"
 
21st Replacement Battalion, 1st Marine Amphibious Corps, FMF, In the Field
Oct 1943 Cpl, 21stReplBn, 1stMAC, FMF, In the Field "2, emb abd USS GEORGE F. ELLIOTT at San Diego, CA; 3, sailed; 3-19, enroute to Noumea, N.C.; 20, arr & disemb at Noumea, N.C."
 
Casual Company, Headquarters Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, FMF, In the Field
Jan 1944 Cpl, CasCo, HqBn, 2ndMarDiv, FMF, In the Field (Camp Tarawa, Hilo, Hawaii, T.H.) "1, to 8thMar"
Company B, 1st Battalion, 8th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, FMF, In the Field
Jan 1944 Cpl, Co B, 1stBn, 8thMar, 2ndMarDiv, FMF, In the Field (Camp Tarawa, Hilo, Hawaii, T.H.) "23Nov42; 1, jdfr CasCo, 2dMarDiv"
Apr 1944 Sgt, Co B, 1stBn, 8thMar, 2ndMarDiv, FMF, In the Field (Camp Tarawa, Hilo, Hawaii, T.H.) "922"
Jun 1944 Sgt, Co B, 1stBn, 8thMar, 2ndMarDiv, FMF, In the Field (Saipan, Marianas Islands) "922; 15, participated in active operations against the enemy at Saipan, Marianas, Islands.; 15, Killed in action"

Based on this service record, I believe that we can confidently state that he rates the following awards for WWII:
Purple Heart Medal
Combat Action Ribbon
Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal
American Campaign Medal
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal-1 star
World War II Victory Medal
Rifle Sharpshooter Badge
 
   
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