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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   626
Name   Sturrock, Arthur Frank
Birth Date   13 August 1932
Birth Place   Woodville, Tyler Co., Texas
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Service Branch   Marine Corps

Company/Regiment
Battalion/Unit

  1st Marine Brigade; Marine Technical Unit
Rank/Grade   Sergeant
Date of Enlistment   1 February 1950
Date of Discharge   1 January 1954
Service Occupation   Infantryman/rifleman; Recruiting Sergeant
Decorations, Medals, Badges, etc.   Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal w/3 Stars, UN Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Army Distinguished Unit Citation.
Locations of Military Service   Asiatic Pacific; Korea: Busan, Incheon, Wonsan, central Korea, Chosin Reservoir; Texas: Beaumont & Houston
Father   E. A. Sturrock
Mother   Virginia Ageth Sturrock
   
   
Additional Biographical   Building Business in Nederland, TX; Concrete Business in San Augustine, TX; Ready-Mix Concrete Business in Lufkin, TX; Oil & Gas Business in Longview, TX
     
   
Date Added to Database   27 September 2016
Source of Service Information   Veteran and Discharge document
   

 

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