Krantz, Herman Frank, LTJG

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1946-1946, Naval Station, Great Lakes, IL
Service Years
1943 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Panama Canal
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Lieutenant Junior Grade

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Home State
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Year of Birth
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This Military Service Page was created/owned by Kent Weekly (SS/DSV) (DBF), EMCS to remember Krantz, Herman Frank, LTJG.

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Contact Info
Home Town
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Last Address
Sun City, CA

Date of Passing
May 15, 2010
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Order of the Golden Dragon

 Military Association Memberships
Submarine Veterans of WW IIMilitary Officers Association of America (MOAA)Trieste Base
  0, Submarine Veterans of WW II
  0, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2008, United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI), Trieste Base (Member) (Murrieta, California) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
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Other Comments:

At the outbreak of WWII Herman was working as an Engineer at the Bureau of Ships. It took him a long 2 years to get his release from BUSHIPS so he could go fight the war. Out of his Midshipman class at Ft. Skyler, NY he was the only one who volunteered for submarine duty.

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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Officer Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 3 Patrols

 Duty Stations
School Assignments - StaffSubmarine School Officers BasicUS NavyUSS Lapon (SS-260)
Naval Station, Great Lakes, IL
  1943-1943, 110X, Naval Reserve Midshipmen School
  1943-1944, Submarine School Officers Basic
  1944-1944, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNS) ME
  1944-1944, Submarine Division 121 Relief Crew
  1944-1945, USS Lapon (SS-260)
  1945-1946, USS Lapon (SS-260)
  1946-1946, Naval Station, Great Lakes, IL
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 World War II
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