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PFC Lou Allen Dennis

PFC Lou Allen Dennis

Birth
Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
Death 19 Feb 1945 (aged 18)
Iwo Jima, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Burial Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 114778201 · View Source
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He resided in Chittenden County, Vermont prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Marine Corps on October 6, 1944.
He was wounded on Saipan on June 9, 1944 and was awarded the Purple Heart.
Lou was "Killed In Action" on Iwo Jima during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart with one Oak Leaf Cluster.


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P.F.C. LOU A. DENNIS 533499
4TH U.S. MARINE DIV.
ENLISTED OCT. 6, 1944
WOUNDED ON SAIPAN JUNE 9, 1944
KILLED AT IWO JIMA FEB. 19, 1945
BORN MAY 30, 1926
AGE AT DEATH 18 YRS.
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DENNIS
1895 EDGAR J. 1977
HIS WIFE
1901 CHRISTINE RUPPEL 1944
1926 LOU ALLEN 1945


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  • Created by: Peg Eddy
  • Added: 1 Aug 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 114778201
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Lou Allen Dennis (30 May 1926–19 Feb 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114778201, citing New Mount Calvary Cemetery, Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Peg Eddy (contributor 47488213) .