Budde, George William, Pvt

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Last Rank
Private
Last Primary MOS
0311-Rifleman
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Primary Unit
1918-1918, 0311, 5th Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
Service Years
1917 - 1918

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Home State
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1895
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Cincinnati
Last Address
Cincinnati

Casualty Date
Nov 11, 1918
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
France
Conflict
World War I
Location of Interment
Saint Joseph Cemetery - Cincinnati, Ohio
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 15 Lot 485 Grave 9

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 Unit Assignments
5th Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
  1918-1918, 0311, 5th Marine Regiment/1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1918 World War I/World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign
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Last Known Activity
*BUDDE, GEORGE WILLIAM Private, U.S. Marine Corps 17th Company [A Co], 5th Regiment (Marines), 2d Division, A.E.F. Date of Action: November 11, 1918 Citation: The Distinguished Service Cross is presented to George William Budde, Private, U.S. Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism while serving with the 17th Company, 5th Regiment (Marines), 2d Division, A.E.F. in action near Villemontry, France, November 11, 1918. Upon his own initiative, Private Budde advanced in front of the line to determine whether a certain machine-gun position was hostile or friendly, and was killed by a machine-gun bullet. General Orders No. 32, W.D., 1919 Born: at Cincinnati, Ohio Home Town: Cincinnati, Ohio Other Award: Navy Cross (Same Action)
He was wounded June 1918
   
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*BUDDE, GEORGE WILLIAM Private, U.S. Marine Corps 17th Company [A Co], 5th Regiment (Marines), 2d Division, A.E.F. Date of Action: November 11, 1918 Citation: The Navy Cross is presented to George William Budde, Private, U.S. Marine Corps, for extraordinary heroism while serving with the 17th Company, 5th Regiment (Marines), 2d Division, A.E.F. in action near Villemontry, France, November 11, 1918. Upon his own initiative, Private Budde advanced in front of the line to determine whether a certain machine-gun position was hostile or friendly, and was killed by a machine- gun bullet. Born: at Cincinnati, Ohio Home Town: Cincinnati, Ohio Other Award: Distinguished Service Cross (Same Action)
   
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