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World War II Veteran: Willard Leon McCormick, Jr. (Mac)

posted on September 24, 2007 at 11:14 AM

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Mac was in the 58th construction battalion, called the Seabees. After the Admiralty Islands, they joined the 6th Marine Division at Guadalcanal. Mac was with the heavy equipment.

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