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Corp Joseph Leo Paul Gedon Claing

Corp Joseph Leo Paul Gedon Claing

Birth
Death 28 May 1945 (aged 19)
Okinawa, Japan
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot M 116
Memorial ID 110895617 · View Source
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Joseph served as a Corporal, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Hartford County, Connecticut prior to the war.

Joseph was "Killed In Action" on Okinawa during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the Okinawa 1st Marine Division Cemetery and was later repatriated here on March 9, 1949.

Service # 907084

Bio & Family Links by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Jeff Hall for submitting this record for bio updates!

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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 20 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110895617
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Joseph Leo Paul Gedon Claing (15 Jun 1925–28 May 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110895617, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .