Peart, William Martin, EM1c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
EM-0000-Electrician's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Electrician's Mate
Primary Unit
1944-1945, EM-0000, USS Bullhead (SS-332)
Service Years
1939 - 1945
EM-Electrician's Mate
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Home State
Colorado
Colorado
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Eureeka, Urah
Last Address
Payson, UT

Casualty Date
Aug 06, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Pacific Ocean
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial - Manila, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
(cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

USS Bullhead (SS-332) began her third and final patrol on 31 July 1945. The last contact with the boat was on 2 August. Post war Japanese records show that a plane depth charged and presumably sunk an American Submarine on 6 August, the same day the Atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. Electrician's Mate First Class Peart was listed as Missing in Action and officially declared dead 23 August 1946.
   
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Service number: 3684659
   
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Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 7 Patrols

 
 Duty Stations
USS Beaver (AS-5)USS Holland (AS-3)USS Skipjack (SS-184)NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
USS Cero (SS-225)US NavyUSS Bullhead (SS-332)
  1940-1940, S2c-0000, USS Beaver (AS-5)
  1940-1940, S2c-0000, USS Holland (AS-3)
  1940-1943, EM-0000, USS Skipjack (SS-184)
  1943-1943, EM-0000, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1943-1944, EM-0000, USS Cero (SS-225)
  1944-1944, EM-0000, Submarine Division 181 Relief Crew
  1944-1945, EM-0000, USS Bullhead (SS-332)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1942 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)
  1942-1942 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-42)
  1945-1945 USS Bullhead (SS-331)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  May 01, 1941, Promoted to EM3
  Jan 01, 1943, Promoted to EM2
  Dec 01, 1943, Promoted to EM1
 Military Association Memberships
WW II Memorial National RegistryThe National Purple Heart Hall of HonorUnited States Navy Memorial 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, World War II Fallen
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