Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BURROWS, WILLIE EARNEST

Private, First Class, U. S. Marine Corps Reserve. Home address: Howe, LeFlore County. Mr. And Mrs. J. E. Burrows, Parents, Rte.l, Howe. Born June 21, 1920. Enlisted November 24, 1942. Graduated from eighth grade, Monroe, Oklahoma, in 1936. Awarded Expert Rifleman Medal. Died May 12, 1945, in action on Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, East China Sea.

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