was January 27, 2001
This Web Site
began as a tribute
to Mason Yarbrough and as a method to
share information with Yarbrough family members.
the first moment the site was published, however, I knew that it
would be not only devoted to one Marine Raider, but to the
memory of all those lost on Makin that day in August
Please assist with
If you are a family member
of one of these men, please feel free to contact me regarding a
contribution of information for this site. We would love to
add information, photos, or links to any articles from your local
spokesperson for this
Cpl. Mason O.
Yarbrough, Sikeston, Mo.
K. Kunkle, Mountain Home, Ark.
William A. Gallagher, Wyandotte, Mich.
Arlington National Cemetery, August,
Sgt. Clyde Thomason,
Cemetery, August, 2001
Capt. Gerald P. Holtom,
Palo Alto, Calif.
FM1C. Vernon L.
Castle, Stillwater, Okla.
Arlington National Cemetery, August, 2001
Cpl. I.B. Earles, Tulare,
Cpl. Daniel A. Gaston, Galveston, Tex.
Harris J. Johnson, Little Rock, Iowa
Cpl. Edward Maciejewski,
Cpl. Robert B. Pearson, Lafayette,
Pfc. Ashley W. Hicks, Waterford, Calif.
Kenneth M. Montgomery, Eden, Wis.
Pfc. Norman W. Mortensen,
Camp Douglas, Wis.
Pfc. John E. Vandenberg, Kenosha,
Pvt. Carlyle O. Larson, Glenwood, Minn.
Robert B. Maulding, Vista, Calif.
Pvt. Franklin M. Nodland,
Pvt. Charles A. Selby, Ontonagon,
If you knew any of these men
or have any
facts to contribute,
please forward to email@example.com .
information will also be forwarded
to an appropriate family
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