Bohler, Robert Joseph, TM3c

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Last Rank
Torpedoman 3rd Class
Last Primary NEC
TM-0000-Torpedoman's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Torpedoman's Mate
Primary Unit
1943-1943, TM-0000, USS Grampus (SS-207)
Service Years
1941 - 1943
TM-Torpedoman's Mate

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Home State
Washington
Washington
Year of Birth
1923
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Spokane, WA
Last Address
Augusta. MT

Casualty Date
Mar 05, 1943
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Pacific Ocean
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial - Manila, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
(cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

The USS Grampus (SS-207) left on her sixth war patrol 11 February 1943, operating off of New Britain. There are conflicting accounts of when she was sunk but she was declared missing 3 March 1943, and struck from the Navy list on 21 June 1943. Torpedoman's Mate Third Class Bohler was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead 19 January 1946.
   
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Service number: 3687041
   
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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 6 Patrols

 
 Duty Stations
USS Tambor SS-198USS Guardfish (SS-217)USS Grampus (SS-207)
  1942-1942, AS-0000, USS Tambor SS-198
  1942-1942, TM-0000, USS Grampus (SS-207)
  1942-1943, TM-0000, USS Guardfish (SS-217)
  1943-1943, TM-0000, USS Grampus (SS-207)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 Northern Solomon Islands Campaign (1943-44)/Sinking of the USS Grampus (SS-207)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Mar 04, 1942, Promoted to S2c
  May 01, 1942, Promoted to S1c
  Aug 01, 1942, Promoted to TM3
 Military Association Memberships
The National Purple Heart Hall of HonorWW II Memorial National RegistryWorld War II FallenUnited States Navy Memorial
  2018, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]
  2018, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2018, World War II Fallen
  2018, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
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