Erbes, Leland Earl, F2c

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Last Rank
Fireman 2nd Class
Last Primary NEC
F2c-0000-Fireman 2nd Class
Last Rating/NEC Group
Fireman Second Class
Primary Unit
1941-1941, F2c-0000, USS Helena (CL-50)
Service Years
1940 - 1941
Fireman 2nd Class

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Round Lake, MN
Last Address
Round Lake, MN
(Father~Carl Walter Erbes)

Casualty Date
Dec 07, 1941
Hostile, Died
Other Explosive Device
World War II
Location of Interment
Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot B Row 0 Grave 986

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1940, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)1
 Duty Stations
USS Helena (CL-50)
  1941-1941, F2c-0000, USS Helena (CL-50)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Attack on Pearl Harbor
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Apr 16, 1940, Service Entry Date & Serial Number 328-67-83
  Jul 06, 1940, Received at Receiving Ship San Diego, CA from USNTS Great Lakes, IL
  Aug 10, 1940, Promoted to Fireman 2nd Class (F3c) (e-2)
  Oct 14, 1940, Transferred to USS Chew (106)
  Jan 21, 1941, Transferred to Receiving Ship Pearl Harbor For General Detail
  Feb 19, 1941, Transferred to Naval Hospital Pearl Habor for Treatment
  Mar 11, 1941, Transferred from Naval Hospital Pearl Harbor to USS Helena for Duty
  Apr 05, 1941, Received on USS Helena For Duty
  Jul 01, 1941, Promoted to Fireman 2nd Class (F2c) (e-3)
  Dec 07, 1941, Died from 3rd Degree Burns sent to US Naval Hospital Pearl Harbor for dispostion
  Mar 15, 2017, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Fireman 2nd Class Leland Erbes died of 3rd degree Burns on USS Helena on December 7, 1941, during the attack on Pearl Harbor. His body was sent to US Naval Hospital Pearl Harbor for Disposition. 
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 Military Association Memberships
Pearl Harbor FallenThe National Gold Star Family RegistryWW II Memorial National RegistryWorld War II Fallen
United States Navy Memorial
  1941, Pearl Harbor Fallen
  2017, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2017, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2017, World War II Fallen
  2017, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
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