John F. Gilroy

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NAME:
John Francis Gilroy
NICKNAME:
SERVICE NUMBER:
276671
HOME OF RECORD:
Philadelphia, PA
NEXT OF KIN:
Mother, Mrs. Jane Gilroy
DATE OF BIRTH:
10/21/1922
SERVICE DATES:
11/1/1939 – 4/8/1947
1950 – 8/31/1966
DATE OF DEATH:
5/12/1997
CAMPAIGN UNIT MOS RATE RESULT
Roi-Namur B/1/24 653 Sergeant WIA
Okinawa First MP Battalion 870 Platoon Sergeant
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS:
Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal
LAST KNOWN RANK:
Platoon Sergeant (WWII)
First Sergeant (Retirement)

Biography coming soon.

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John Gilroy as a young enlistee and as a seasoned NCO.
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