Boychulk, Thomas, S2c

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Last Rank
Seaman Second Class
Last Primary NEC
S2c-0000-Seaman 2nd Class
Last Rating/NEC Group
Seaman Second Class
Primary Unit
1942-1942, USS Bass (SS-164)
Service Years
1941 - 1942
Seaman Second Class

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Philadelphia. PA
Last Address
Schuykill, PA

Casualty Date
Aug 17, 1942
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Drowned, Suffocated
Atlantic Ocean
World War II
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Corozal, Panama
Wall/Plot Coordinates
C 6 32

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USS Bass was a Barracuda-class submarine. While at sea on 17 August 1942, a fire broke out in the after battery room and quickly spread to the aft torpedo room and starboard main electric motor, resulting in the death of 26 enlisted men by asphyxiation.

Service number: 2440447

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  1942-1942, USS Bass (SS-164)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1942 World War II
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  Sep 06, 2017, War and service memorials
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World War II FallenUnited States Navy Memorial WW II Memorial National Registry
  2017, World War II Fallen
  2017, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2018, WW II Memorial National Registry
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