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SGT Donald Ralph Blodgett

SGT Donald Ralph Blodgett

Birth
Connecticut, USA
Death 24 Nov 1943 (aged 20–21)
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Plot A Row 6 Grave 68
Memorial ID 114431082 · View Source
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Son of Rolla Blodgett who resided in New Britain, Connecticut.

Donald served as a Sergeant, Company L, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

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

Donald was "Killed In Action" in the Bougainville Campaign during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 311355

Bio 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: 26 Jul 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 114431082
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SGT Donald Ralph Blodgett (1922–24 Nov 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114431082, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .