P.F.C. Joseph M. Jansen, F/2/6
Joe Jansen was in Company F, 2nd Battalion, 6th Marines, 2nd Marine Division. He was on Guadalcanal, New Zealand, and killed in the aftermath of Tarawa. Reportedly he and a few other marines were scouting out a place to put a hospital, and a Jap sniper shot him. He later died of wounds. His nephew, Will Walker, is looking for any information on him especially anyone who knew him.
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Created August 20, 2000 - Updated 19 Septmeber 2003