Daniel Splann (1925-1944)

Daniel Splann (1925-1944)

World War II · US Marine Reserve · Private First Class

Pfc. Daniel Splann of Schenectady, NY left high school to enlist in the US Marine Corps in 1942. Serving with Co. D, 1st Battalion, 22nd Marines, he was wounded in action on 19 February 1944 at Eniwetok and died of his wounds on 21 February 1944.

World War II (1939 - 1945)
Military Unit

Co D, 1st Bn, 22nd Marines, reinforced, 5th Amphibious Corps, FMF, Marshall Islands

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Service Number

419323

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Conflict Period

World War II

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Served For

United States of America

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Gold Star

Yes

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World War II (1939 - 1945)
Served For

United States of America

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Conflict Period

World War II

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Branch

Marine Corps Reserve

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Rank

Private First Class

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Stories about Daniel Splann (1925-1944)

PFC Daniel Splann (1925-1944)

  • Eniwetok, Marshall Islands
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Amsterdam Evening Recorder, 5 Dec 1942
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USMC Muster Roll, Co. D, 22nd Marines, Feb. 1944
Act Rep, Eniwetok Atoll, 2/17-25/44 - Page 21
USS Arthur Middleton, Eniwetok Action Report, 22 Feb 1944
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Schenectady Gazette, 30 Mar 1944
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Schenectady Gazette, 10 April 1944
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PFC Daniel Splann, from the 1945 Mont Pleasant High School (Schenectady, NY) yearbook memorial of students and alumni killed in World War II
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Schenectady Gazette, 25 Jan 1946
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Albany Times Union, 11 Oct. 1947
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Albany Times Union, 11 Oct. 1947
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Albany Times Union, 11 Oct. 1947
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PFC Daniel Splann grave, Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Niskayuna, NY
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