David William Johns
Private First Class, United States Marine Corps
was killed-in-action during World War II during the Battle for Guadalcanal
on October 9, 1942.
His body was finally discovered in 1970 and his, and the bodies of five other Marines, was returned for burial in a common grave in Section 34 of Arlington National Cemetery.
JOHNS, DAVID WILLIAM
PFC U S M C
VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
DATE OF BIRTH: 03/29/1923
DATE OF DEATH: 10/09/1942
DATE OF INTERMENT: 06/28/1972
BURIED AT: SECTION 34 SITE 5015
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Updated: 1 December 2004 Updated: 5 September 2005 Updated: 22 July 2006
Photo Courtsy of Roxsanne Wells-Layton, July 2006