Hollingsworth, John Christie, CDR

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1943-1944, 112X, USS Scamp (SS-277)
Service Years
1931 - 1944

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Dawson, GA
Last Address
John was born in Dawson, Georgia.
Last residence: New London, CT.

Casualty Date
Nov 16, 1944
Hostile, Died
Other Explosive Device
World War II
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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Order of the Shellback

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
                   Commanding Officer USS SCAMP (SS-277)

USS Scamp was most likely sunk by depth charges from the Japanese corvette Kaibokan No.4 and naval aircraft some 125 nautical miles south-south-east of Yokohama, Honshu, Japan in position 33º38'N, 141º00'E, during her 8th War Patrol.

All 83 crewmembers onboard were lost.
Memorialized at: Honolulu Memorial
Location: Honolulu, HI, USA
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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Officer Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge

 Duty Stations
US NavyUSS Sacramento (AOE-1)USS Seattle (AOE-3)USS Triton (SS-201)
USS Scamp (SS-277)
  1932-1932, USS Coronado (PF-38)
  1933-1933, 16th Naval District
  1934-1935, USS Sacramento (AOE-1)
  1936-1936, USS Seattle (AOE-3)
  1937-1937, USS S-20 (SS-125)
  1938-1939, SUBBASE Coco Solo, Panama
  1941-1942, USS Triton (SS-201)
  1943-1944, 112X, USS Scamp (SS-277)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1944 World War II
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1927-1931, United States Naval Academy
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Nov 30, 1943, USS SCAMP1
 Military Association Memberships
World War II Fallen
  1944, World War II Fallen [Verified]
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