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PFC Clement M Vierra
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1921
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 29, 1943
Bougainville (North Solomons), Papua New Guinea

Clement Vierra was born & raised in Sacramento, California. He was an outstanding athlete during his high school years. He joined the US Marine Corps Reserve on November 9, 1942 at San Francisco, California. He served with the First Marine Parachute Battalion and was killed in action near Koi-ari, Bougainville, Solomon Islands on November 19, 1943. He was awarded the Silver Star Medal and the Purple Heart Medal posthumously. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Vierra (1893 - 1979)
  Marie Silveira Vierra (1899 - 1990)
 
 Siblings:
  John Vierra (1919 - 2002)*
  Clement M Vierra (1921 - 1943)
  Earl Virgil Vierra (1923 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from California.
 
Burial:
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Manila
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Plot N, Row 2, Grave 18
 
Maintained by: Lisa Vierra Turrentine
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56758211
PFC Clement M Vierra
Added by: Lisa Vierra Turrentine
 
PFC Clement M Vierra
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PFC Clement M Vierra
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