Hunter, Dallas William, S1c

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Last Rank
Seaman 1st Class
Last Primary NEC
S1c-0000-Seaman 1st Class
Last Rating/NEC Group
Seaman First Class
Primary Unit
1943-1943, S1c-0000, USS Runner (SS-275)
Service Years
1942 - 1943
Seaman 1st Class

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
East Prospect, PA
Last Address
McConnellsburg, PA

Casualty Date
Jul 11, 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 3 (cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

The USS Runner (SS-275) left on her patrol for the Kurile Islands on 27 May 1943, and was never heard from again. She may have struck an enemy mine or sunk as a result of an air/sea attack. Declared overdue and presumed lost, she was stricken from the Navy list on 30 October 1943. Seaman, First Class Hunter was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead 2 January 1946.

Service number: 6024681

Submarine war patrols:
USS Tunny (SS-282) - 1st and 2nd
USS Runner (SS-275) - 3rd

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 - 3 Patrols

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1942, Reserve Recruit Training (Great Lakes IL)
 Duty Stations
USS Tunny (SSG-282)USS Pickerel (SS-177)USS Runner (SS-275)
  1942-1943, S2c-0000, USS Tunny (SSG-282)
  1943-1943, S1c-0000, USS Pickerel (SS-177)
  1943-1943, S1c-0000, USS Runner (SS-275)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1943 USS Runner (SS-275)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  WWII draft card
  May 03, 1943, Promoted to S1c
  Nov 12, 1943, Missing in Action1
  May 02, 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
WW II 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, WW II Memorial National Registry
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