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    2LT Mark Tomlinson, United States Marine Corps Reserve


    World War II

    United States of America
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    LT Mark Tomlinson, United States Marine Corps Reserve

    1939 - 1945 World War II
    Served For
    United States of America
    Conflict Period
    World War II
    Unit
    1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division
    Theater
    Pacific Theater of Operations
    Gold Star
    Service Number
    0-019937
    Enlistment - 13 Dec 1939
    Wisconsin
    Award - 20 Nov 1943
    Purple Heart Medal (Posthumous)
    Tarawa, Gilbert Islands
    Award - 20 Nov 1943
    Navy Cross Medal
    Tarawa, Gilbert Islands
    Casualty - 20 Nov 1943
    Killed in Action during the Battle of Tarawa
    Betio Island, Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands
    Award
    Purple Heart Medal
    Solomon Islands

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