Merrell, Louis Raymond, Sgt

Deceased
 
 TWS Ribbon Bar
Life Member
 
 Service Photo 
 Service Details
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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
0311-Rifleman
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 521, 1st Raider Bn
Service Years
1942 - 1945
Voice Edition

Sergeant

 
 

 Last Photo 
 Personal Details 

40 kb

Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1922
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Cpl George Reilly to remember Marine Sgt Louis Raymond Merrell (Ray).

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Contact Info
Home Town
Marshall, Mo.
Last Address
827 Dixie
Liberty, Mo. 64068

Date of Passing
Sep 09, 2019
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin


 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon Shellback US Marine Corps Honorable Discharge (Original)


 Military Association Memberships
American LegionPost 8154, George R. Baxmann 6th Marine Division AssociationUnited States Marine Raiders Association
  2003, American Legion [Verified]
  2003, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 8154, George R. Baxmann (Member At Large) (United States) [Verified]
  2003, 6th Marine Division Association [Verified]
  2003, United States Marine Raiders Association [Verified]


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  1944-1944, 0311, USS Callaway (APA-35)



From Month/Year
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To Month/Year
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Unit
USS Callaway (APA-35) Unit Page
Rank
Private 1st Class
MOS
0311-Rifleman
Location
Forces Afloat
Country/State
Solomon Islands
 
 
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 USS Callaway (APA-35) Details

USS Callaway (APA-35)
Type
Surface Vessel
Existing/Disbanded
Disbanded
Parent Unit
Ships At Sea
Strength
Transport Ship
Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Mar 31, 2009
   
Memories For This Unit

Best Friends
37MM Gun Crew
Robert Flager
Joe Harrison
Bart Taylor
James Garvey
Oley Giles (Gun Captain)

Best Moment
Being on ship only three days. Not being shot at and having ice cream and coke.

   

Worst Moment
Very hot - slept top side on an old steel deck.

Chain of Command
Lt. J.W. Hubbard

   

Other Memories
Guadalcanal to Emirau.

   
My Photos For This Unit
No Available Photos
1 Member Also There at Same Time
USS Callaway (APA-35)

Slusser, Max, Sgt, (1942-1945) Sergeant

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