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For information about the Veterans Park contact:

Nederland Parks & Recreation Department
2301 Avenue H
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-724-0773

 

For information about the Database contact:

Marion & Ed Hughes
Public Library

2712 Nederland Avenue
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-722-1255

Database Number   525
Name   McGuire, Harold Glenn
Birth Date   21 July 1924
Birth Place   Bristow, Creek Co., Oklahoma
Death Date   17 November 1988
Death Place   Nederland, Jefferson Co., Texas
Cause of Death    
Place of Burial   Oak Bluff Memorial Park, Port Neches, Texas
   
Service Branch   Navy

Company/Regiment
Batallion/Unit

  3rd NCB, 50th NCB, 123rd NCB, 93rd NCB (United States Naval Construction Forces aka Seabees)
Rank/Grade   Machinist Mate Third Class
Date of Enlistment   25 September 1943
Date of Discharge   19 March 1946
Service Occupation   Specialized construction experience was needed in the Seabees. He was a welder before enlisting.
Decorations, Medals, Badges, etc.   Victory Medal, Phillipine Liberation Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, American Area Campaign Medal
Locations of Military Service   Phillipines, Pacific Area, San Diego
Father   Leonard J. McGuire
Mother   Alma Abby Parrish McGuire
   
   
Additional Information    
   
Date Added to Database   30 October 2015
Source of Service Information   Veteran's son, daughter-in-law, and Discharge document
Documents  

Harold G McGuire Discharge

Photograph  

Per daughter-in-law -- taken ca 1944.
Insignia indicates Naval Construction Force commonly known as the Seabees

Harold McGuire 1

 

 

Harold McGuire 2

Harold McGuire 3
Harold McGuire 4
Newspaper Articles  

 

Books, etc.