<title>Eugene Holt biography</title>


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<H2 ALIGN=CENTER>Eugene Holt wartime biography</H2><br>

This photograph, taken 1946. <br>

Home address at time of enlistment. <br>

Homer City, PA <br>

Occupation - draftsman <br>

Born - August 11, 1924 Philadelphia, PA <br>

Military Occupation at discharge - Seaman landing craft 838<br>

Miltary qualifications - Rifle M1 Sharpshooter 43 <br>

Battles and Campaigns –New Guinea, Bismarck Achipelago, Southern Philippines, Borneo <br>

Decorations - Good Conduct Medal, Philippines Liberation Ribbon with 1 bronze star, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal with four bronze stars and 1 bronze arrowhead, World War II Victory Medal, Army of Occupation Medal.<br>

Enlisted - May 27,1943 Active Service – Jun 3, 1943<br>

Departed United States - Departed January 9, 1944 arrived Goodenough Island, New Guinea February 2,1944 <br>

Returned to United States - Departed Japan November 30,1945 arrived United States December 19, 1945 <br>

Discharged – January 4, 1946 Ft Indiantown, Gap, Pa <br>

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