Irons, Louis, Sgt

 TWS Ribbon Bar
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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
604-Light Machine Gunner
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1944-1946, 604, 3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment
Previously Held MOS
521-Basic Soldier
Service Years
1942 - 1946


One Service Stripe

Three Overseas Service Bars

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord Honorably Discharged WW II 24th Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
24th Infantry Division AssociationDept of ArizonaWW II Memorial National RegistryWorld War II Fallen
  1944, 24th Infantry Division Association [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1979, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Dept of Arizona (National President) (Scottsdale, Arizona) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2012, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2013, World War II Fallen [Verified]

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Retired Meat Cutter.
Other Comments:
Researched and inputed by Richard Scott Keirn - Grand Nephew
My Great Uncle passed away on May 18 (Armed Forces Day) 2013 I will miss him.

 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Machine Gun

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1943, Basic Training (Camp Roberts, CA), A
 Unit Assignments
U.S. ArmyArmy Garrison Camp Roberts, CAArmy Garrison Fort Ord, CA3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment
  1942-1943, 521, Army Ground Forces Replacement Depot
  1943-1943, 521, Army Garrison Camp Roberts, CA
  1943-1944, 745, Army Garrison Fort Ord, CA
  1944-1946, 604, 3rd Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 World War II
  1943-1944 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/New Guinea Campaign (1943-44)
  1944-1944 Leyte Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Leyte
  1944-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Luzon Campaign (1944-45)
  1944-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Leyte Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)
  1945-1945 Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)/Battle of Mindanao
  1945-1946 Occupation Duty
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