Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BROWN, DAWSON DONNELL

Private, First Class, U. S. Marine Corps. Home address: Ada, Pontotoc County. Mrs. Tena A. Brown, Mother, 410 West 9th St., Ada. Born August 22, 1923. Enlisted February 12, 1943. Attended Ada High School. Awarded medal for marksmanship. Died June 5, 1944, of wounds received in combat Saipan Island and buried on Banika Island, Russell Islands.

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