Corp Leslie M Chambers, Jr

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Corp Leslie M Chambers, Jr

  • Birth 10 Jul 1922 Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 17 Jul 1944
  • Burial West Lafayette, Coshocton County, Ohio, USA
  • Memorial ID 80217759

Cpl. Chambers, a member of Co. B, 1st Battalion, 24th Marines, 4th Marine Division, was killed on Saipan. He was awarded the Silver Star for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity during the invasion of Namua Island, Kwajalein Atoll 2 Feb 1944. He was the son of Leslie M. and Mildred Chambers of Akron, OH. A grad of Springfield Twp. High and attended Kent State for 1 year before enlisting in Aug 1942.


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  • Created by: Norie L.
  • Added: 10 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80217759
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Leslie M Chambers, Jr (10 Jul 1922–17 Jul 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80217759, citing Fairfield Cemetery, West Lafayette, Coshocton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Norie L. (contributor 46960901) .