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PFC John Train, Jr
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Birth: Jul. 8, 1933
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1953

PFC JOHN TRAIN JR

7TH MARINE REGIMENT

F CO 2 BN

1ST MARINE DIVISION

MARINES

HOSTILE, DIED (KIA)

DATE OF LOSS: JULY 9, 1953

SERVICE NUMBER: 1355423

BORN: JULY 8, 1933

HOME OR PLACE OF ENLISTMENT

SOMERVILLE, MA

LOCATION OR BATTLE ZONE: WESTERN OUTPOSTS

HILL OR OUTPOST: EAST BERLIN

BURIAL LOCATION

VETERANS CEMETERY, SOMERVILLE, MA

Comments: Private First Class Train was a member of Company F, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division. He was defending Outpost "East Berlin" in Korea on July 9, 1953, when his position was overrun. Initially he was listed as missing, but later it was determined that he had been Killed in Action on that date. His family knew him as "Jackie."

KOREAN WAR PROJECT KEY NO: 30364 
 
Burial:
Veterans Cemetery
Somerville
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: section V Korea
 
Created by: Scrappy
Record added: Aug 14, 2013
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PFC John Train, Jr
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PFC John Train, Jr
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PFC JOHN TRAIN JR7TH MARINE REGIMENTF CO 2 BN1ST MARINE DIVISIONMARINES
- Scrappy
 Added: Aug. 14, 2013
 
 
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