Thorpe, Jesse, Capt

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Last Rank
Last Primary MOS
0302-Infantry Officer
Primary Unit
1955-1961, 0302, 104th Special Rifle Company
Service Years
1942 - 1958



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 Personal Details 

Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Vienna, WV
Last Address

Date of Passing
Mar 20, 2009
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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Last Known Activity
Vocational Director, Wood County School System, Wood County, WV
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1943, Officer Candidate School (Quantico, VA)
  1943, The Basic School (Quantico, VA), X
 Unit Assignments
2nd Marine DivisionMCB Quantico, VA2nd Bn, 1st Marine Regiment  (2/1), 1st Marine RegimentMarForRes
  1942-1943, 0369, 2nd Marine Division
  1943-1944, 0302, The Basic School/Instructor Bn, HQ, MCB Quantico
  1951-1952, 0302, E Co, 2nd Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (2/1)
  1955-1961, 0302, 104th Special Rifle Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)/Marianas Operation
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
  1951-1952 Korean War/Second Korean Winter (1951-52)
 Colleges Attended
Muhlenberg CollegeMarshall University
  1941-1942, West Virginia Institute of Technology
  1943-1943, Muhlenberg College
  1946-1947, West Virginia Institute of Technology
  1948-1949, West Virginia University
  1974-1975, Marshall University
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