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PFC ALFRED EDWARDS, USMC
 
  • A-33, Reservist from Stilwell, OK
  • KIA 20 Nov 43, Echo Co., 2/2, 2 MARDIV part of landing on Betio island, Tarawa atoll
  • 1946 buried as unidentified at Punchbowl
  • 2017 DPAA disinterred and began identification effort
  • 06 Mar 20: Escorted from Diamond Head by 8th/I Maj. Evita Mosqueda, USMC
  • 10 Mar 20: Buried with full military honors at Arlington

 

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