SGT James R. Phalen
Record NO: (549)
Rank / Rate
SGT
War of Service
WWII
Date of birth
Aug 29, 1922
Place of birth / home town
LIMA
Family Members
PARENTS: Mr. Frederick J. Phalen, Mary Isabella Patterson Phalen, 118 North Central Avenue; Lima, Ohio. (Houses in this location no longer exist) SIBLINGS: Edward Eugene Phalen, Maxine Virginia Phalen, Frederick John Phalen
High School
St. Johns
Enlistment Date
March 2, 1942
Branch
Marine Corps
Service Number
368630
Unit / Ship / duty Station
H Company, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division: CCK3 : CHIEF Cook (Officers Cook)
Date of Casuality
Nov 02, 1943
Cause of Death or Status
KIA
Place of Incident
Bougainville,New Guinnea
Place of Burial or Memorial
Gethsemani Cemetery Lima, OH, PLOT: Section CA; Lot 419
Awards