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CPL Lawrence P Lipovsky

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CPL Lawrence P Lipovsky

Birth
Death 14 Jun 1943 (aged 27)
China
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot E - 174
Memorial ID 2553259 View Source
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Lawrence served as a Corporal, 4th Marine Regiment, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Illinois prior to the war.

Lawrence became a POW of the Japanese Army during the "Fall Of the Philippines" in 1942.

He "Died While A POW" of the Japanese Army at Hoten Pow Camp, Mukden, Manchuria 42-123 (China) during the war.

He was awarded the Prisoner Of War Medal and the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the POW Camp in China and was repatriated here on January 19, 1949.

Service # 274876

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


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Illinois, Cpl, US Marine Corps, World War II

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 2553259
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/2553259/lawrence-p-lipovsky : accessed ), memorial page for CPL Lawrence P Lipovsky (10 Jan 1916–14 Jun 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 2553259, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .