CASEY, Alvin H., LT

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Last Rank
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1943-1946, 616X, USS Belleau Wood (CVL-24)
Service Years
1943 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Iwo Jima
Order of the Shellback
Panama Canal
Plank Owner

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This Military Service Page was created/owned by Steven Loomis (SaigonShipyard), IC3 to remember CASEY, Alvin H. (Harold), LT.

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Contact Info
Home Town
Stigler in Haskell County, Oklahoma
Last Address
Harold died at Stillwater, Oklahoma.
He was buried alongside his wife at
Gracelawn Cemetery in Edmond, OK.

Date of Passing
Jan 08, 1991
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Army Honorable Discharge US Naval Reserve Honorable Discharge Order of the Golden Dragon

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Lieutenant Alvin "Harold" Casey, WWII
USS BelleauWood, Plank Owner

Alvin Harold Casey, served on the USS Belleau Wood during WW2. Harold was on the carrier for all campaigns during the war. After graduating from Oklahoma A&M (now Oklahoma State University), he entered the service as an Ensign, leaving the service in 1946 after attaining the rank of Lieutenant. He was in charge of the hanger where the bombs were loaded, planes fueled, etc. From April of 1943 to February of 1946, while serving on the UWW Belleau Wood, he was stationed with the Fifth Fleet in Hawaii, Saipan, Phillipines and Japan.
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  1937-1941, Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma State University

Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Education
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Last Updated:Oct 17, 2013
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From 1933 to 1936, Harold served in the army and was assigned to the 18th Field Artillery in Fort Sill, Oklahoma. In September of 1937, Harold and his brother, Louis, enrolled at Oklahoma State University. While attending college, Harold and Louis played in western band which called themselves The Rangers. As a student at Oklahoma State University, Harold was a member of Blue Key, Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Zeta, Vice-President of the Collegiate Chapter of the Future Farmers of America and was a proctor and the president of Aggie Halls.

In May of 1941, Harold received a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Education. Upon graduation, Harold became an agriculture instructor at Helena, Oklahoma. On December 31, 1941, Harold Casey married Ethel Bernice Brooks in Elk City, Oklahoma.

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  1 Also There at This College:
  • Craig, Jeff, PO1, (1987-2006)
  14 Also There at This College From Other Sites:
  • Branson, Buford, 2nd Lt, (1943 - 1947)
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