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PFC James Purcell Carrick

PFC James Purcell Carrick

Birth
Death 20 Nov 1943 (aged 18)
Papua New Guinea
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec: 34, Site: 1131
Memorial ID 49164206 · View Source
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Son of Mrs. Gertrude Carrick who resided in the District Of Columbia.

James served as a Private First Class, Company A, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marines, 3rd Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in the District Of Columbia prior to the war.

James was "Killed In Action" in New Guinea during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in New Guinea and was later repatriated here on February 17, 1949.

Service # 456803

Gravesite Details PFC US MARINE CORPS; WORLD WAR II

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  • Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 5 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49164206
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC James Purcell Carrick (19 Aug 1925–20 Nov 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49164206, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by John C. Anderson (contributor 47208015) .