Ball, Ernest B., PhM2c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
PhM-0000-Pharmacist Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Pharmacist's Mate
Primary Unit
1917-1918, PhM-0000, 5th Marine Regiment
Service Years
1912 - 1918
PhM-Pharmacist's Mate
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Home Town
Last Address
Winegar Cemetery
Byron Center' Kent County

Date of Passing
Apr 01, 1946
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot 103-Grave 3

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World War I Victory Button

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Last Known Activity

Ernest B. Ball: USN, 5th Marine Regiment, Blanc Mont, NC, DSC, SS.  For extraordinary heroism while serving with the 5th Marines at Blanc Mont, and in the Meuse Argonne, offesive.  He showed exceptional bravery and devotion to duty while dressing wounded men under constant machine gun and shell fire.  He also received (2) Silver Stars at the Meuse Argonne, for gallantry in action on 10 November 1918 in caring for the wounded under heavy machine gun fire.
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5th Marine Regiment
  1917-1918, PhM-0000, 5th Marine Regiment
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  1917-1918 World War I
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