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Corp Leo W Couture

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Corp Leo W Couture

Birth
Death 13 Nov 1943 (aged 24)
Burial Biddeford, York County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 131475480 View Source
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Son of Omer Couture.

Leo served as a Corporal, Company E, 2nd Battalion, 22nd Marines, 3rd Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Saco, York County, Maine prior to the war. He enlisted in the Marines on June 5, 1940.

Leo was "Killed In Action" in the Bougainville campaign (Operation Cherry Blossom) during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 284849

Gravesite Details "Flat Marble Marker" - Entered the service from Maine

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 15 Jun 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 131475480
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/131475480/leo-w-couture : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Leo W Couture (6 Nov 1919–13 Nov 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 131475480, citing Saint Joseph's Cemetery, Biddeford, York County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .