Florence L. Court-Urias

Florence L. Court-Urias
War World War II - Korea Era
Branch U.S. Marine Corps
Rank Master Sergeant
Group Type
Group Name
Wall G
Direction West
Row 6
Plaque Number 28

Florence enlisted in 1943, unknowingly becoming one of the first women to join the Marines. She served 8 years, in 2 separate tours during WWII and Korea, to East and West Coast bases. She left her beloved Marine Corps and worked as a civilian for 33 years at MCRD, San Diego.

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