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Hartley W. Alden

Corporal, Marine Corps

Born: February 19, 1920
Hometown: Portsmouth, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: June 15, 1944
Died In: Mariana Islands, Saipan

Corporal Alden served as a Tank Commander in the scouts of the 4th Tank Battalion, 4th Marine Division.

He had first served in the Coast Guard before joining the Marine Corps.

He is buried in the National Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Hawaii.

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