2ndLt Joseph J Sexton
Fri Aug 23, 2019 01:24
2601:500:8300:4148:d501:24d0:1581:db0b

Jim,

Chaplain Willard's journal (see: http://www.tarawa1943.com/pages/Chaplain%20Willard%20Index.htm#sss)
states that 2ndLt Joseph J Sexton died on 22 NOV 1943 of a gunshot wound to the head.

-Jim

  • Help for BookJim Dwyer, Thu Aug 22 14:34
    Chris...I have written two books about the battle for Tarawa...Annihilation Beach deals with the background of the battle and D Day...and The Slaughter Pen deals with the fighting on D + 1. I am... more
    • Lt Sextonjonathan stevens, Fri Aug 23 08:53
      Jim, Please send me your email address and I will forward the casualty card for Lt. Sexton. My email should appear above. Jon
    • 2ndLt Joseph J Sexton — Jim Hildebrand, Fri Aug 23 01:24
      • Better URLJim Hildebrand, Sat Aug 24 18:07
        http://www.tarawa1943.com Try this one - then scroll down to "CHAPLAIN WILLARD'S WARTIME JOURNAL" near the bottom left.
        • Re: Better URLGeorge E Proulx, Sat Aug 24 19:41
          No it does not work because your contact info is highlighted at the top of each list no matter what letter is selected. I still get your E-Mail header in my mail program.
      • This is messed up!George E Proulx, Sat Aug 24 14:17
        Jim, When I click on the casualty link you posted, it shoots me to my E-Mail program with you in the addressee box!
        • http://www.tarawa1943.comJim Hildebrand, Mon Aug 26 14:05
          Hello George, I think what is happening is that when you click on a name in the list you are taken to my email. That is the way it is supposed to work. I typed out all the names on the scanned copies ... more
          • Re: http://www.tarawa1943.comGeorge E Proulx, Mon Aug 26 14:18
            Okay Jim. So only you have access to the list. Gotcha. I was just curious. I read books that mention names and wonder how they were killed as I try to put together the action. Thanks anyway.
            • Access to listJim Hildebrand, Mon Aug 26 14:32
              George, I know it sounds selfish at first, but I needed to have personal contact with those seeking the information. They might have info about my uncle and/or others who are important to me. But I... more
              • Re: Access to listGeorge E Proulx, Mon Aug 26 19:05
                Thanks Jim. I'd appreciate that. cabin4891@msn.com
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