I'm the daughter of Charles (Chuck) Tierney, who was in Company G, 3rd Battalion, 29th Regiment.
He arrived at Camp Lejeune in July 1944 from his home in Detroit, Michigan.
He left Camp Lejeune on the S.S. Sea Bass on December 27th 1944.
He was in Company G in Okinawa. He was wounded in battle on May 14th, 1945 and received the Purple Heart.
He later was in Company K in the Occupation of China in August 1945.
He was discharged August 1946. He passed in1979.
I woukld LOVE to hear from anyone who knew him, or even others who had relatives/stories/information about that Company/Battalion/Regiment.
Mary Beth Tierney