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Corp Thomas W. Kirwin
Birth: Feb. 19, 1922
Paterson
Passaic County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 1951, North Korea

Corporal Kirwin was a member of the 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. He previously served in the Navy during World War II. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on October 7, 1951. Corporal Kirwin was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Kirwin (1899 - 1926)
  Marie Hagen Donnelly (1901 - 1984)
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas W. Kirwin (1922 - 1951)
  Marie Kirwin Pearson (1924 - 1986)*
  Muriel E Kirwin Forbes (1924 - 2008)*
  Frances Donnelly Fitzgerald (1929 - 2012)**
  Phyllis Donnelly Cavallo (1939 - 2013)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Thomas W Kirwin
New Jersey
5 Cav (INF) 1 Cav Div
World War II Korea
Feb 19 1922 Oct 7 1951
 
Burial:
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Totowa
Passaic County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot 59, Grave 1
 
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Record added: Jan 03, 2013
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