Rokosz, Stanley Frank, SC3c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Last Primary NEC
SC-0000-Ships Cook/Ships Baker
Last Rating/NEC Group
Ships Cook/Ships Baker
Primary Unit
1943-1943, SC-0000, USS Pompano (SS-181)
Service Years
1942 - 1943
SC-Ships Cook/Baker

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Pottsville. PA
Last Address
Pottsville, PA

Casualty Date
Sep 17, 1943
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Other Explosive Device
Pacific Ocean
World War II
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 1 (cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

USS Pompano (SS-181) left for her patrol on 20 August 1943, heading towards the Japanese coast. She was never heard from again and is presumed to have been lost to enemy mines. Baker, Third Class Rokosz was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead 4 January 1946.

Service number: 2440821

Submarine war patrols:
USS Sunfish (SS-281) - 1st
USS Pompano (SS-181) - 5th through 7th

The information contained in this profile was compiled from various internet sources.
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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 4 Patrols

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
NAVSTA Pearl Harbor, HIUSS Sunfish (SS-281)USS PIKE (SS-173)USS Pompano (SS-181)
  1942-1942, SC-0000, NAVSTA Pearl Harbor, HI
  1942-1943, SC-0000, USS Sunfish (SS-281)
  1943-1943, SC-0000, USS PIKE (SS-173)
  1943-1943, SC-0000, USS Pompano (SS-181)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 USS Pompano (SS-181)/USS POMPANO (SS-181) 5th War Patrol
  1943-1943 USS Pompano (SS-181)/USS POMPANO (SS-181) 6th War Patrol
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Apr 29, 2018, General Photos
 Military Association Memberships
The National Gold Star Family RegistryWorld War II FallenUnited States Navy Memorial The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
WWII Memorial National Registry
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2018, World War II Fallen
  2018, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]
  2018, WWII Memorial National Registry
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