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Ralph V Irwin

PVT in 406th Engineer Combat Co

Military occupational specialty: 324


Born 1912 in ND

County of enlistment: Sacramento, CA
United States Army, European Theatre of Operations
Occupation before the war: semiskilled painters, construction and maintenance
Source: Special Order 19, 23d HQ, Camp Forrest, 7 April 1944; WWII Army enlistment record

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