Shepherd, John Eldon, III, LCDR

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1944-1945, USS Trigger (SS-237)
Service Years
1938 - 1945
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Neptune Subpoena
Plank Owner
Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander

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Home State
Virginia
Virginia
Year of Birth
1917
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Charlottesville
Last Address
Charlottesville

Casualty Date
Mar 28, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Lost At Sea-Unrecovered
Location
South China Sea
Conflict
USS Trigger (SS-237)
Location of Interment
Buried at Sea, Pacific Ocean
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 




 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Order of the Golden Dragon



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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Officer Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 5 Patrols

 
 Duty Stations
USS Trigger (SS-237)
  1944-1945, USS Trigger (SS-237)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 USS TRIGGER (SS-237) 9th War Patrol
  1944-1944 USS TRIGGER (SS-237) 8th War Patrol
  1944-1944 USS TRIGGER (SS-237) 10th War Patrol
  1944-1945 USS TRIGGER (SS-237) 11th War Patrol
  1945-1945 World War II
  1945-1945 USS TRIGGER (SS-237) 12th War Patrol
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1934-1938, United States Naval Academy
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
   
Comments/Citation
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