Berry, Howard Burton, Jr., LCDR

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1942-1943, USS Cisco (SS-290)
Service Years
1934 - 1943
Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander

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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1917
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Long Beach, CA
Last Address
1123 21st Ave
Seattle, WA

Casualty Date
Sep 28, 1943
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Pacific Ocean
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
(cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

The USS Cisco (SS-290) began her first war patrol on 20 September 1943, and was never heard from after that. Japanese records indicate that a submarine was attacked and sunk on 28 September in the area where the USS Cisco was the only known American Submarine. Lieutenant Commander Berry Jr. was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead on 8 January 1946.
   
Comments/Citation

Service number: 081104
   
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Submarine Officer Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge

 
 Duty Stations
US NavyNAVSUBASE New London/GrotonUSS Cisco (SS-290)
  1938-1939, USS New Mexico (BB-40)
  1939-1940, USS Tattnall (DD-125)
  1940-1940, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1940-1941, USS Mackerel (SS-204)
  1942-1943, USS Cisco (SS-290)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 USS Cisco (SS-290)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1934-1938, United States Naval Academy
 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenWW II Memorial National RegistryThe National Purple Heart Hall of HonorUnited States Navy Memorial
The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2016, World War II Fallen
  2018, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2018, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]
  2018, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry
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