NAME
Howard Charles Corsberg
NICKNAME
How
MCSN
285376
HOME OF RECORD
1207 East Custer Street, Laramie, WY
NEXT OF KIN
Parents, Alfred & Helen Corsberg
DATE OF BIRTH
1922
DATE OF ENLISTMENT
June 7, 1940
DATE OF LOSS
March 1, 1942
REGION
Java Sea
CAMPAIGN / AREA
Indonesia / Sunda Strait
CASUALTY TYPE
MIA (Declared Dead)
UNIT
Marine Detachment,
USS Houston
DUTY
CIRCUMSTANCES OF LOSS
PFC Corsberg was last known to be aboard the USS Houston when she was sunk during the Battle of Sunda Strait.
He was declared dead on 19 December, 1945.
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS
Purple Heart
LAST KNOWN RANK
Private First Class
STATUS OF REMAINS
Not recovered.
MEMORIALS
Manila American Cemetery

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