Winter, John William, TM2c

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Last Rank
Torpedoman 2nd Class
Last Primary NEC
TM-0000-Torpedoman's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Torpedoman's Mate
Primary Unit
1943-1943, TM-0000, USS Cisco (SS-290)
Service Years
1937 - 1943
TM-Torpedoman's Mate
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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
New York, NY
Last Address
Roselle, NJ

Casualty Date
Sep 28, 1943
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Other Explosive Device
Pacific Ocean
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
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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. Torpedoman's Mate, Second Class Winter was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead on 8 January 1946.

Service number: 2234276
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Submarine Combat Patrol Badge

 Duty Stations
US NavyNAVSUBASE New London/GrotonUSS Nitro (AE-2)USS S-43 (SS-154)
USS Cisco (SS-290)
  1938-1939, S2c-0000, USS Wyoming (AG-17)
  1939-1939, S2c-0000, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1939-1939, S2c-0000, USS Nitro (AE-2)
  1939-1940, S2c-0000, SUBBASE Coco Solo, Panama
  1940-1940, S1c-0000, USS S-43 (SS-154)
  1940-1941, S1c-0000, SUBBASE Coco Solo, Panama
  1941-1941, TM-0000, USS S-43 (SS-154)
  1942-1942, TM-0000, USS Denebola (AD-12)
  1943-1943, TM-0000, USS Cisco (SS-290)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 USS Cisco (SS-290)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Feb 16, 1940, Promoted to S1c
  Feb 16, 1941, Promoted to TM3
  Jul 24, 2013, General Photos1
 Military Association Memberships
WW II Memorial National RegistryThe National Gold Star Family RegistryUnited States Navy Memorial World War II Fallen
The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  2013, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2013, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2013, United States Navy Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2016, World War II Fallen
  2018, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]
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