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Horatio Cornick Woodhouse, Jr.

Lieutenant Colonel, Marine Corps

Hometown: Norfolk City
Casualty Date: May 30, 1945
Died In: Okinawa
Awards: Purple Heart, Silver Star

LtCol Woodhouse was killed by Japanese sniper fire on Okinawa. He was the Commanding Officer of the 22nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Battalion, 6th Marine Division. He is buried in the US Military Cemetery Honolulu, Hawaii.

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