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Corp Wendell Pierce Coburn

Corp Wendell Pierce Coburn

Birth
Lebanon, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 25 Jul 1943 (aged 29)
Burial Hanover, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 130586354 · View Source
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Son of Fred E. Coburn & Gertrude L. Coburn.

Wendall served with Company G, 172nd Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Sullivan County, New Hampshire and was a member of the Vermont National Guard prior to the war.

His National Guard unit was called into full time active Army service on February 24, 1941, prior to the war, from Windsor, Vermont. He was noted, at that time, as being employed as a Paymaster and/or payroll clerk and also as Single, without dependents.

Wendall was "Killed In Action" on New Georgia Island, southwest Pacific during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 20150770

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 30 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 130586354
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Wendell Pierce Coburn (16 Jul 1914–25 Jul 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 130586354, citing Etna Cemetery, Hanover, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .