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PFC Verne Harland Merrill

PFC Verne Harland Merrill

Birth
Death 8 Jul 1944 (aged 19)
Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot C, 503
Memorial ID 3785164 · View Source
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Thank you to Russ Pickett for the following:

Son of Allison Merrill.

Verne served as a Private First Class, Company F, 6th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

Verne was "Killed In Action" on Saipan during the war and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the 2nd Marine Division Cemetery, Marianas Islands and was later repatriated here on February 2, 1949.

Service # 470069


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  • Maintained by: Jeff Hall
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3785164
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Verne Harland Merrill (8 Feb 1925–8 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3785164, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .