Adams, John, Sgt

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1945 - 1965

Sergeant

 
 

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Home State
Colorado
Colorado
Year of Birth
Not Specified
 
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Home Town
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Last Address
Thorton

Date of Passing
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Location of Interment
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Last Known Activity
Served in the Marine Corps
then went into the Army
Finally Retired from the Air Force
Served his country well
   
Other Comments:
This was my uncle

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US Occupation of Japan
Start Year
1945
End Year
1952

Description
The Allied occupation of Japan at the end of World War II was led by General Douglas MacArthur, the Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers, with support from the British Commonwealth. Unlike in the occupation of Germany, the Soviet Union was allowed little to no influence over Japan. This foreign presence marked the only time in Japan's history that it had been occupied by a foreign power. It transformed the country into a parliamentary democracy that recalled "New Deal" priorities of the 1930s politics by Roosevelt. The occupation, codenamed Operation Blacklist, was ended by the San Francisco Peace Treaty, signed on September 8, 1951, and effective from April 28, 1952, after which Japan's sovereignty – with the exception, until 1972, of the Ryukyu Islands – was fully restored.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Year
1945
To Year
1945
 
Last Updated:
May 30, 2008
   
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Units Participated in Operation

7th Marine Regiment

4th Marine Regiment

3rd Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (3/8)

1st Marine Regiment/2nd Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (2/1)

1st Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (1/1)

6th Engineer Support Bn

6th Marine Division

3rd Bn, 6th Marine Regiment (3/6)

10th Marine Regiment

4th Marine Regiment/2nd Bn, 4th Marine Regiment (2/4)

VMR-953

4th Marine Regiment/3rd Bn, 4th Marine Regiment (3/4)

VMA-542

5th Engineer Bn

5th Marine Division

1st Combat Engineer Bn

3rd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (3/7)

2nd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7)

2nd Bn, 29th Marine Regiment (2/29)

3rd Bn, 27th Marine Regiment (3/27)

VMO-5

MAG-14

2nd Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 2nd Marine Regiment (1/2)

2nd Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (2/1)/E Co

2nd Separate Engineer Bn

USS PRESIDENT JACKSON (T-AP-18)

MARDET USS Los Angeles (CA-135)

26th Marine Regiment

2nd Marine Division

MARDET USS Yorktown (CVS-10)

MARDET USS Duluth (CL-87)

MAG-45

 
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  191 Also There at This Battle:
  • Aiken, Luther L, Cpl, (1943-1946)
  • Allen, Robert 'Bob', Cpl, (1944-1946)
  • Bahe, Henry Jr, Cpl, (1942-1946)
  • Blasiol, Victor, Sgt, (1941-1946)
  • Broderick, John Francis, PFC, (1943-1946)
  • Brumfiel, Albert, MSgt, (1942-1967)
  • Carey, Richard, LtGen, (1945-1983)
  • Chiasson, Antoine J, PFC, (1939-1946)
  • Coderre, Frederick, 1stLt, (1943-1946)
  • Cook, William Alonzo, Sgt, (1935-1946)
  • Cote, William R, Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • DeMorest, Robert Leslie, Cpl, (1942-1946)
  • Dodge, Jerome Cody, Pvt, (1943-1946)
  • DUBOIS, Stephen Charles, HMC, (1939-1959)
  • Eblen, Bill Lee, Sgt, (1943-1953)
  • Ego, William, PFC, (1942-1946)
  • Elliott, Richard, LtCol, (1940-1963)
  • Etsitty, Deswood, Pvt, (1943-1945)
  • Fain, Charles Joseph, Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Farage, Owen, Cpl, (1940-1946)
  • Finelli, Patrick, SSgt, (1943-1950)
  • Foley, John, PFC, (1945-1947)
  • Francisco, Jimmy, Pvt, (1943-1946)
  • Gerow, Henry L, PFC, (1943-1946)
  • Gordy, John, Col, (1944-1974)
  • Gustin, Harley Bruce, PFC, (1942-1946)
  • Hachmeister, Donald Charles, MSgt, (1944-1963)
  • Hammond, Joseph A, Sgt, (1943-1948)
  • Harding, Ben Williams, Pvt, (1944-1946)
  • Hatch, Norman, Maj, (1940-1979)
  • Hawthorne, Roy, Cpl, (1943-1946)
  • Heidelbach, Edward, Cpl, (1943-1946)
  • Hogan, James C, CPL, (1943-1946)
  • Hughes, Roberson W, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Jennings, Alfred "Al", PFC, (1943-1946)
  • Johns, Leroy, M, PFC, (1944-1945)
  • Johnson, Brooks Ralph, CPL, (1943-1963)
  • June, Floyd, Cpl, (1942-1946)
  • Karegeannes, Peter, HM3, (1943-1946)
  • Keller, Paul, PFC, (1944-1946)
  • Kontz, Rex T, Cpl, (1942-1946)
  • Krenke, William, CPL, (1943-1946)
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