Bodkin, Wilbert Blake, T/5

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Technician Fifth Grade
Last Service Branch
Signal Corps
Last Primary MOS
641-Field Lineman
Last MOS Group
Signal Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1943-1945, 641, 9th Army
Service Years
1943 - 1945

Technician Fifth Grade



Two Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1909
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Dry Fork
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Jul 14, 1977
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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Honorably Discharged WW II


 Unofficial Badges 

Signal Shoulder Cord




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
TECHNICIAN FIFTH GRADE WILBERT BLAKE BODKIN WAS EMPLOYED AS A GLAZING MACHINE OPERATOR BEFORE ENTERING THE SERVICE ON 1 OCTOBER 1943. HE SERVED IN EUROPE WITH COMPANY "A" 39TH SIGNAL HEAVY CONSTRUCTION BATTALION FROM 22 AUGUST 1944 TO 19 NOVEMBER 1945. UPON ARRIVING STATESIDE T/5 BODKIN WAS HONORABLY DISCHARGED AT FORT MEADE MARYLAND ON 5 DECEMBER 1945. WILBERT BODKIN PASSED AWAY IN PARSONS WEST VIRGINIA ON 14 JULY 1977.
   
Other Comments:
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 Unit Assignments
9th Army
  1943-1945, 641, 9th Army
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1945 World War II
  1944-1944 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Northern France Campaign (1944)
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
  1944-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Ardennes Alsace Campaign (1944-45)
  1945-1945 WWII - European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Central Europe Campaign (1945)
  1945-1945 US Occupation of Germany (WWII)
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