Robert H. Cary

Mr. Cary served in World War II in the Pacific Theater.

He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps on February 8, 1942. He was a Sergeant with the 2nd Marine Division, serving at Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan, and Tinian. He was discharged in September 1945.

He received the Unit Citation for the Tarawa campaign and Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Service Medal with four battle stars.

Mr. Cary was born on October 20, 1921, in Joliet, Illinois.

Mr. Cary died on June 17, 2006, in Ely, Minnesota.

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