Ralph Lilja

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NAME:
Ralph Lilja
NICKNAME:
SERVICE NUMBER:
240029
HOME OF RECORD:
Natick, MA
NEXT OF KIN:
Wife, Mrs. Dorothy Kerr Lilja
DATE OF BIRTH:
8/28/1913
SERVICE DATES:
9/27/1933 – 6/15/1944
DATE OF DEATH:
6/15/1944
CAMPAIGN UNIT MOS RATE RESULT
Roi-Namur C/1/24 585 First Sergeant
Saipan C/1/24 585 First Sergeant KIA
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS:
Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal
LAST KNOWN RANK:
First Sergeant

Biography coming soon.

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Sergeant Lilja was a much respected figure in Connellsville, PA.
These notices appeared in the town’s Courier newspaper on July 1 and 3, 1944.

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