Ashby, Lawrence E., T/4

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Technician Fourth Grade
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
60-Cook
Last MOS Group
Quartermaster Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1941-1945, 60, 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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WWII - Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Southern Philippines Campaign (1945)
From Month/Year
February / 1945
To Month/Year
July / 1945

Description
(Southern Philippines Campaign 27 February to 4 July 1945) After Luzon had been invaded and Manila taken, a series of landings were made in the southern Philippines, on Palawan, Mindanao, Panay, Cebu, Negros, and other islands. In some places the Japanese offered little resistance; in others they held out for considerable time. The liberation of the Philippines was announced by MacArthur on 5 July 1945.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
February / 1945
To Month/Year
July / 1945
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

111th Ordnance Group

23rd Military Police Company

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  117 Also There at This Battle:
  • Aguirre, Carlos, SFC
  • Badger, Thomas Jenkins, COL, (1932-1965)
  • Beckwith, Bruce Norman, Sgt, (1943-1946)
  • Brooks, Lawrence N, PFC, (1940-1945)
  • Bruce, Kenneth, CPT, (1943-1946)
  • Chiloquin, Edison Philmore, PFC, (1943-1945)
  • Clark, Richard Harold, PFC, (1942-1947)
  • Costaglio, Frank, Cpl, (1942-1945)
  • Craig, William, T/3, (1944-1946)
  • Dean, John, PFC, (1940-1945)
  • Dickerson, George W., BG, (1941-1971)
  • Doak, Richard Lee, 1LT, (1943-1953)
  • Horn, Herman, S/Sgt, (1941-1946)
  • Irons, Louis, Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Karaglanis, Frank, Cpl, (1944-1946)
  • Lazo, Ralph, S/Sgt, (1944-1946)
  • [Name Withheld], (1942-1946)
  • McKim, Edward Eugene, PFC, (1945-1946)
  • Miller, Richard, PFC, (1943-1946)
  • Mollohan, Loyal, PFC, (1942-1946)
  • Ness, Milo, Cpl, (1944-1946)
  • Pierotti, George, S/Sgt, (1943-1946)
  • Plank, Ewart, MG, (1916-1953)
  • Ridgely, Robert, S/Sgt, (1942-1946)
  • Sheets, James Holland, T/5, (1942-1945)
  • Stillwell, Robert, 1SG, (1941-1966)
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