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Amundson, Leo DeVere

Rank and Name, Private Leo Devere Amundson.

Unit/Placed in, USS Arizona (BB-39) Battleship, United States Marine Corps.


Leo is born approx. on June 30, 1923 in Onalaska, Wisconsin.

Father, Alvin Amundson.

Mother, Olga (Berg) Amundson.

Sister(s), Clarence O. and Eline V. Amundson.


Leo enlisted the service in Minnesota with service number # 309872.


Leo was KIA when the Japanese Bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal Marine Corps, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Leo is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.

He is also mentioned/buried at USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.


Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

USS Arizona (BB-39) Battleship
Pearl Harbor 1941
An aerial view of the USS Arizona Memorial with a US Navy (USN) Tour Boat, USS Arizona Memorial Detachment, moored at the pier as visitor disembark to visit and pay their respects to the Sailors and Marines who lost their lives during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
Leo DeVere Amundson
His rank Private (no insignia)