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Sgt James George Campbell

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 19 Sep 1944 (aged 26)
Palau
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
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Son of Henry and Amelia Mary Anderson Campbell who resided at 606 Ohio Avenue, Brookland Terrace, Wilmington, Delaware.

James served as a Sergeant, Company A, 1st Tank Battalion, 1st Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Pennsylvania prior to the war.

James was "Killed In Action" on Palau Island while serving with a Tank Battalion.

He had served with the Marines for four years and one month at the time of his death.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

James was buried at sea.

Service # 290441

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56766940
  • Mark Martinson
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt James George Campbell (2 Jan 1918–19 Sep 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56766940, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .