Fred W. Irwin

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NAME:
Fred Walter Irwin
NICKNAME:
SERVICE NUMBER:
281445
HOME OF RECORD:
San Diego, CA
(originally Denison, TX)
NEXT OF KIN:
Wife, Mrs. Betty Jo Irwin
DATE OF BIRTH:
4/15/1919
SERVICE DATES:
1/23/1936 – date unknown (National Guard)
1/24/1940 – 1/1/1960 (USMC)
DATE OF DEATH:
9/29/2003
CAMPAIGN UNIT MOS RATE RESULT
Coral Sea Marine Detachment,
USS Yorktown
055 Corporal  
Midway Marine Detachment,
USS Yorktown
055 Corporal  
Roi-Namur M/3/24 501 Technical Sergeant  
Saipan H&S/24 501 Technical Sergeant WIA
Tinian HQ/3/24 501 Technical Sergeant  
Iwo Jima HQ/1/24 501 Technical Sergeant
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS:
Purple Heart
LAST KNOWN RANK:
First Sergeant (WWII)
Sergeant Major (Retirement)

Biography coming soon.

The Denison Press (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 16, No. 8, Ed. 1 Friday, August 11, 1944.
The Denison Press (Denison, Tex.), Vol. 16, No. 8, Ed. 1 Friday, August 11, 1944.