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Marvin Nelson Royer

Private First Class, Marine Corps

Born: September 20, 1923
Hometown: Augusta County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: February 19, 1945
Died In: Iwo Jima

Pfc Royer served with Company C, 1st Battalion, 27th Marines, 5th Marine Division. He is buried in Mt Olivet Cemetery, Grottes, Virginia. Before the war, he worked for Wayne Manufacturing Company in Waynesboro, Virginia.

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