Marshall Austin WashBurn
January 8, 1943
Marshall Austin Washburn was born in Eureka and was a resident of Fortuna. He enlisted on July 12, 1938 and was a Navy Seaman during WWII. He was killed in action in December of 1942, at Guadalcanal in the South Pacific. He was nineteen years old, and was survived by his parents: Dr. & Mrs. Bernard Hine Washburn and siblings: Kathleen Westlund & Sherman Washburn.