Kaiser, Robert Wellington, Jr., MoMM2c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Last Rating/NEC Group
Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
Primary Unit
1942-1944, MO-0000, USS Trout (SS-202)
Service Years
1940 - 1944
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Baltimore, MD
Last Address
Baltimore, MD

Casualty Date
Feb 29, 1944
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Other Explosive Device
Pacific Ocean
World War II
Location of Interment
Calverton National Cemetery - Calverton, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
MA 0 1 (memorial marker)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

USS Trout (SS-202) began her 11th war patrol on 8 February 1944. She was enroute to the East China Sea. On 29 February a Japanese convoy was attacked in the area assigned to Trout, and one ship was sunk, and another severely damaged. Trout was never heard from again, and may have been sunk by one of the convoy's escorts. Motor Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Kaiser was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead 14 April 1946.

Service number: 2238303
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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 7 Patrols

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1940, Recruit Training (Newport, RI)
 Duty Stations
US NavyUSS Chicago (CA-29)USS Indianapolis (CA-35)NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
USS Triton (SS-201)USS Trout (SS-202)
  1940-1940, AS-0000, USS Idaho (BB-42)
  1940-1940, AS-0000, USS Chicago (CA-29)
  1940-1941, S1c-0000, USS Indianapolis (CA-35)
  1941-1942, S1c-0000, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1942-1942, F1c-0000, USS Triton (SS-201)
  1942-1944, MO-0000, USS Trout (SS-202)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 USS Trout (SS-202)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jan 10, 1941, Promoted to S2c
  Sep 01, 1941, Promoted to S1c
  Aug 01, 1942, Promoted to F1c
  May 01, 1943, Promoted to MoMM2
 Military Association Memberships
WW II Memorial National RegistryThe National Purple Heart Hall of HonorUnited States Navy Memorial World War II Fallen
The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2018, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2018, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]
  2018, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2018, World War II Fallen
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry
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