Ashby, Lawrence E., T/4

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Technician Fourth Grade
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
060-Cook
Last MOS Group
Quartermaster Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1941-1945, 060, 23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
Service Years
1941 - 1945

Technician Fourth Grade


One Service Stripe



Six Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1914
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Parsons
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jun 23, 1988
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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Infantry Shoulder Cord Honorably Discharged WW II


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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
TECHNICIAN FOURTH GRADE LAWRENCE E. ASHBY WAS EMPLOYED AS BLOCK MAKING MACHINE OPERATOR IN ADRIAN MICHIGAN BEFORE ENLISTING IN THE U.S. ARMY ON 6 JUNE 1941. HE WAS ASSIGNED AS A COOK WITH COMPANY "H" 164TH INFANTRY REGIMENT, 23RD "AMERICAL" DIVISION. HE SERVED IN THE PACIFIC THEATRE FROM 20 APRIL 1942 TO 21 JULY 1945 THROUGH ALL OF THE REGIMENTS CAMPAIGNS. ON 22 AUGUST 1945 T/4 ASHBY RETURNED STATESIDE AND WAS HONORABLY DISCHARGED 9 DAYS LATER.  LAWRENCE ASHBY PASSED AWAY ON 23 JUNE 1988 IN MANATEE, FLORIDA. HE WAS THE HUSBAND OF HELEN ASHBY.
   
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
Army National Guard23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
  1941-1945, 060, 1st Battalion, 164th Infantry Regiment
  1941-1945, 060, 23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 World War II
  1942-1943 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)
  1943-1944 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Northern Solomons Campaign (1943-44)
  1944-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Leyte Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)
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