US PARAS Malarkey, Donald George

John Robertson

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Staff member
  • SURNAME
Malarkey
  • FORENAME
Donald George
  • UNIT
506 Parachute Infantry Regiment (Company E)
  • RANK
Sergeant First Class
  • NUMBER

  • AWARD
Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster,Purple Heart
  • PLACE
Normandy 1944 (BS)
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Lake County,Oregon​
born 31.7.1921 Astoria,Oregon​
son of Leo John and Helen Adell (nee Trask) Malarkey (married 1918)​
graduated Astoria High School 1939​
worked on purse sener crew,Columbia River​
University of Oregon 1941 (1 year)​
enlisted 29.8.1942 Portland,Oregon​
discharged 1945 as Technical Sergeant​
graduated University of Oregon 1949​
sales manager,Lovell Auto Company,Astoria,Oregon​
insurance and real estate agent,Portland,Oregon​
married Irene Moor 19.6.1948 (1926-2006) (1 son,3 daughters)​
died 30.9.2017 Salem,Oregon​
Willamette National Cemetery,Portland,Multnomah County,Oregon​
 
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