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PFC Joseph J McMahon

Death 17 Oct 1944 (aged 24–25)
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot N Row 9 Grave 87
Memorial ID 170015398 · View Source
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Joseph served as a Private First Class, 321st Infantry Regiment, 81st Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

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

He enlisted in the Army on October 6, 1942 in Hartford, Connecticut. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being employed as a driver and also as Single, without dependents.

Joseph was "Killed In Action" in the Palau Islands during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 31193328

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding that this record was not recorded at Manila!





  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 17 Sep 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 170015398
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Joseph J McMahon (1919–17 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 170015398, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .