RAIDERS Hajic, Robert Edward

The Bandits of Cisterna
By William Pickering & Alan Hart

Craig Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Hajic
  • FORENAME
Robert Edward
  • UNIT
2nd Raider Battalion (Company E)
  • RANK
Private First Class
  • NUMBER
331326
  • DATE OF DEATH
8th November 1943
  • AGE
22
  • GRAVESITE
Woodlawn Cemetery, Forest Park, Illinois, USA
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 25.03.1921
Next of kin - Mother. Mrs Lilly Hajic, 1341 South Home Avenue, Berwyn, Illinois
12.12.1941 enlisted
KIA Solomon Islands
 

DATE OF DEATH:

08-Nov-1943

FINDAGRAVE:

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/236847895/robert-edward-hajic

SERVICE HISTORY:

HAJIC, Robert E., PFC 521/745(Rifleman) SN: 331326
Born: 25 Mar 1921 Illinois
Enlisted USMCR: 12 Dec 1941 (Home of Record: 1341 S. Home Avenue, Berwyn, Illinois)
Died: 08 Nov 1943 (KIA, Bougainville Island, British Solomon Islands)
Interred: Woodlawn Cemetery, Forest Park, IL (Section C, Grave 849)

Headquarters, Central Recruiting Division, Chicago, IL
Dec 1941 Pvt, Hq, CRD, Chicago, IL "12Dec41; 12, Jdenl at DHS Chicago, Ill.; To MCB, San Diego, Calif."
5th Recruit Battalion, Recruit Depot, Marine Corps Base, San Diego, CA
Dec 1941 Pvt, 5thRecBn, RDep, MCB, San Diego, CA "12Dec41; 14, Jdfr DHS Chicago, Ill."
Jan 1942 Pvt, 5thRecBn, RDep, MCB, San Diego, CA "17, qual SS; 24, fr USMCR Cl III(c) to Cl III(b); 24, to 2dMarDiv, FMF, Post"

Company K, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marines, 2nd Marine Division, FMF, Camp Elliott, San Diego, CA
Jan 1942 Pvt, Co K, 3rdBn, 2ndMar, 2ndMarDiv, FMF, Camp Elliott, San Diego, CA "12Dec41; 24, jdfr 5thRecBn, RDep, MCB, San Diego, Calif."

Company K, 3rd Battalion, 9th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, FMF, Camp Elliott, San Diego, CA
Apr 1942 Pvt, Co K, 3rdBn, 9thMar, 2ndMarDiv, FMF, Camp Elliott, San Diego, CA "23, tr to 2ndMarRaiderBn, Cmp Elliott, San Diego, Calif."

Company F, 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, Amphibious Corps, Pacific Fleet, Camp Elliott, San Diego, CA
Apr 1942 Pvt, Co F, 2ndMarRdrBn, ACPF, Camp Elliott, San Diego, CA "12Dec41; 23, jdfr Co K, 3rdBn, 9thMar, 2ndMarDiv, FMF, Camp Elliott, San Diego, Calif."
Company F, 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, Pacific Fleet, FMF, In the Field
Jul 1942 PFC, Co F, 2ndMarRdrBn, PF, FMF, In the Field (Camp Catlin, Pearl Harbor, T.H.) "1-3, abd USS COLHOUN at sea; 4, arr & disemb at Pearl Harbor, T.H.; 4-31, at Camp Catlin, Pearl Harbor, T.H.; 14, pro"
Oct 1942 PFC, Co F, 2ndMarRdrBn, PF, FMF, In the Field (Camp Gung Ho, Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides) "1-15, Msm"
Nov 1942 PFC, Co F, 2ndMarRdrBn, 1stMarDiv, FMF, In the Field (Guadalcanal, British Solomon Islands)
Jan 1943 PFC, Co F, 2ndMarRdrBn, 1st MAC (Gung Ho Camp, Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides)
Apr 1943 PFC, Co F, 2ndMarRdrBn, 1st MAC (Gung Ho Camp, Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides) "5, to Co E, 2d Raider Bn"
Company E, 2nd Raider Battalion, 1st Marine Raider Regiment, In the Field
Apr 1943 PFC, Co E, 2ndRdrBn, 1stMarRdrRegt (Gung Ho Camp, Espiritu Santo, New Hebrides) "5, jdfr Co F, 2d Raider Bn"
Jul 1943 PFC, Co E, 2ndRdrBn, 1stMarRdrRegt (Noumea, New Caledonia)
Company E, 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, 2nd Marine Raider Regiment(Provisional), In the Field
Oct 1943 PFC, Co E, 2ndMarRdrBn, 2ndMarRdrRegt (PROV) (Noumea, New Caledonia & Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands)
Nov 1943 PFC, Co E, 2ndMarRdrBn, 2ndMarRdrRegt (PROV) (Bougainville, Solomon Islands)
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