Long, George O., T/5

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Technician Fifth Grade
Last Service Branch
Quartermaster Corps
Last Primary MOS
60-Cook
Last MOS Group
Quartermaster Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1944-1945, 60, 6th Service Command, Army Service Forces
Service Years
1942 - 1945

Technician Fifth Grade



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1907
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Jenningston
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Dec 31, 1975
 
Location of Interment
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Honorably Discharged WW II Meritorious Unit Commendation 1944-1961 (2nd Award)


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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
TECHNICIAN FIFTH GRADE GEORGE O. LONG WAS WORKING AS A RAILWAY SECTION HAND BEFORE ENTERING THE SERVICE ON 9 NOVEMBER 1942. ON 22 APRIL 1943 HE WAS SENT TO ALASKA WHERE HE WAS ASSIGNED TO THE 770TH RAILWAY OPERATING BATTALION (UNSURE OF HIS MOS AT THIS TIME). SOMETIME IN 1944 T/5 LONG WAS TRANSFERRED TO COMPANY "B" 843RD SIGNAL SERVICE BATTALION ALSO IN ALASKA. T/5 LONG RETURNED TO THE U.S. ON 10 OCTOBER 1945 AND WAS HONORABLY DISCHARGED 9 DAYS LATER AT CAMP MCCOY WISCONSIN. GEORGE LONG PASSED AWAY IN DAVIS WEST VIRGINIA IN DECEMBER 1975.
   
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Northwest Service CommandGHQ Military Railway Service6th Service Command, Army Service Forces
  1942-1944, 60, Northwest Service Command
  1942-1944, GHQ Military Railway Service
  1944-1945, 60, 6th Service Command, Army Service Forces
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 World War II
  1943-1945 WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater
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