LCPL Joe Magaleno Ballin, Jr

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LCPL Joe Magaleno Ballin, Jr

  • Birth 4 Oct 1946
  • Death 16 Sep 1966
  • Burial Sanger, Fresno County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 37480886

Thank you Lester for the information...
Marine LCPL Ballin was killed in action in Viet Nam.
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Thank you Pam for the information....

Joe Magdaleno Ballin, Jr
Lance Corporal
D CO, 1ST BN, 4TH MARINES, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF
0311: RIFLEMAN

Fresno, California
October 04, 1946 to September 16, 1966
JOE M BALLIN Jr is on the Wall at Panel 10E Line 099
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Thank you contributor Chuck

BALLIN, JOE M., JR. (KIA)
Synopsis:
The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Silver Star Medal (Posthumously) to Joe M. Ballin, Jr. (2127236), Lance Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps, for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action while serving with Company D, 1st Battalion, 4th Marines, 3d Marine Division (Rein.), FMF, in connection with combat operations against the enemy in the Republic of Vietnam on September 16, 1966. By his courage, aggressive fighting spirit and steadfast devotion to duty in the face of extreme personal danger, Lance Corporal Ballin up held the highest traditions of the Marine Corps and the United States Naval Service. He gallantly gave his life for his country.
Home Town: Fresno, California


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  • Created by: dot
  • Added: 25 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 37480886
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LCPL Joe Magaleno Ballin, Jr (4 Oct 1946–16 Sep 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 37480886, citing Sanger Cemetery, Sanger, Fresno County, California, USA ; Maintained by dot (contributor 46604592) .