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Ralph Edward Vise
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1921
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1944
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands

CPL US MARINE CORPS WORLD WAR II; awarded a Purple Heart;

-He stormed the beaches of Saipan on June 15, 1944, and participated in the three week long Battle of Saipan. He died while fighting in this battle.

His brother, Delbert L. Vise, was on board a naval ship as Chief of Radar defending Saipan when Ralph was fighting on land. Ralph and Delbert spent time together in Honolulu right before both were deployed to the Pacific.

He is listed in the U.S., Navy Casualties Books;
his body was shipped from Saipan 4th Division Cemetery, Marinas Islands Feb 16, 1949 to Hawaii 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ariel Palmer Vise (1883 - 1965)
  Lorena Ruth Dennison Vise (1881 - 1964)
 
 Siblings:
  Mildred Ruth Vise (1906 - 1999)*
  Clyde James Vise (1915 - 1916)*
  Delbert Leroy Vise (1917 - 2003)*
  Sarah Evelyn Vise Raby (1918 - 2013)*
  Ralph Edward Vise (1921 - 1944)
  Jean V. Vise Elkins (1923 - 2012)*
  David Dennison Vise (1926 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from Tennessee.
 
Burial:
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: N, 606
 
Maintained by: Linda Kasyan
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3795629
Ralph Edward Vise
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Ralph Edward Vise
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Ralph Edward Vise
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