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Edgar Allen Hollister, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 3, 1924
Death: Oct. 27, 1952

USNA Class of 1948, Captain Hollister was the pilot of an AD-3 Skyraider dive bomber with Marine Attack Squadron 121, Marine Air Group 12, 1st Marine Air Wing.

On October 27, 1952, while on a combat mission over North Korea, his aircraft was struck by anti-aircraft fire and crashed.

He was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, 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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  Marie Delaney Burke (1925 - 1989)
 
Burial:
Goleta Cemetery
Goleta
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
Plot: 3 East- Lot- 022-1/2e- Space- 2
 
Created by: Ron West
Record added: Jan 06, 2012
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Edgar Allen Hollister, Jr
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Semper Fidelis
- chuck cummins
 Added: Aug. 26, 2017
The President of the United States of America takes pride in presenting the Silver Star (Posthumously) to Captain Edgar Allen Hollister (MCSN: 0-49340), United States Marine Corps, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity as Pilot of a Plane in Marine At...(Read more)
- chuck cummins
 Added: Aug. 26, 2017
KIA: October 27, 1952.
- chuck cummins
 Added: Aug. 26, 2017
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