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PVT Francis Oscar Carlson, Jr

PVT Francis Oscar Carlson, Jr

Birth
Death 13 Mar 1945 (aged 26)
Iwo Jima, Tokyo Metropolis, Japan
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot H, 9106
Memorial ID 2631928 · View Source
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Husband of Vivian M. Carlson who resided in Hartford, Connecticut.

Son of Mr. & Mrs. Francis O. Carlson.

Francis served as a Private, 4th Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

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

Francis was "Killed In Action" on Iwo Jima during the war.

He was originally interred in the 4th Marine Division Cemetery, Kozan Retto and was later repatriated here on April 8, 1948.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 987700

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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Inscription

PVT US MARINE CORPS
WORLD WAR II


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2631928
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Francis Oscar Carlson, Jr (27 Nov 1918–13 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2631928, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .