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2LT William Matthew Muir

2LT William Matthew Muir

Birth
Vermont, USA
Death 5 Jun 1945 (aged 21)
Okinawa, Japan
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot O 408
Memorial ID 64386327 · View Source
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Husband of Marjory L. Muir.

William served as a 2nd Lt., 29th Marines, 6th Marine Division, U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

He resided in Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont prior to the war.

William was "Killed In Action" on Okinawa during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the 6th Marine Division Cemetery No. 1, Ryukyu, Retto and was later repatriated here on March 3, 1949.

Service # O41993

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Jeff Hall for submitting this record for bio updates!

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Vermont
2d Lt 29 Marines 6 Marine Div.
World War II


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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 18 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 64386327
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2LT William Matthew Muir (22 Oct 1923–5 Jun 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64386327, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .