Goodhue, Theodore Lester, CTM

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Last Rank
Chief Torpedoman
Last Primary NEC
TM-0000-Torpedoman's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Torpedoman's Mate
Primary Unit
1944-1945, TM-0000, USS Sea Fox (SS-402)
Service Years
1938 - 1945
TM-Torpedoman's Mate
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Home State
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Year of Birth
1918
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Chicopee, MA
Last Address
288 Elm St
Holyoke, MA

Casualty Date
Feb 13, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Guam
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

CTM Goodhue was stationed aboard the USS Sea Fox (SS-402) and was Chief of the Boat. While undergoing a refit in Guam, some of the men were ambushed by Japanese stragglers on February 13, 1945. CTM Goodhue was killed and buried on Guam.
   
Comments/Citation

Service number: 2124857

Note: Some sources have his year of birth listed as 1925 and others as 1923. Neither of these are correct.

Submarine war patrols:
USS Trout (SS-202) - 1st through 6th
USS Triton (SS-201) -5th and 6th
USS Gudgeon (SS-211) - 7th through 10th
USS Sea Fox (SS-402) - 1st and 2nd

The information contained in this profile was compiled from various internet sources.
   
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Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 7 Patrols

 
 Duty Stations
US NavyNAVSUBASE New London/GrotonUSS Trout (SS-202)NAVSUBASE Pearl Harbor
USS Triton (SS-201)USS Gudgeon (SS-211)USS Sea Fox (SS-402)
  1938-1940, S1c-0000, USS Nashville (CL-43)
  1940-1940, S1c-0000, NAVSUBASE New London/Groton
  1940-1940, S1c-0000, Portsmouth, VA
  1940-1941, TM-0000, USS Trout (SS-202)
  1941-1941, TM-0000, NAVSUBASE Pearl Harbor
  1941-1942, TM-0000, USS Trout (SS-202)
  1942-1943, TM-0000, USS Triton (SS-201)
  1943-1943, TM-0000, USS Gudgeon (SS-211)
  1944-1944, TM-0000, Portsmouth, VA
  1944-1945, TM-0000, USS Sea Fox (SS-402)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 USS Trout (SS-202)/USS TROUT (SS-202) 1st War Patrol
  1942-1942 USS Trout (SS-202)/USS TROUT (SS-202) 3rd War Patrol
  1942-1942 USS Trout (SS-202)/USS TROUT (SS-202) 4th War Patrol
  1942-1942 Philippine Islands Campaign (1941-42)/USS Trout (SS-202) Transfer of Philippine Gold
  1942-1942 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Battle of Midway
  1942-1942 USS Trout (SS-202)/USS TROUT (SS-202) 2nd War Patrol
  1943-1943 USS Gudgeon (SS-211)/USS GUDGEON (SS-211) 8th War Patrol
  1943-1943 USS Gudgeon (SS-211)/USS GUDGEON (SS-211) 9th War Patrol
  1943-1943 USS Gudgeon (SS-211)/USS GUDGEON (SS-211) 10th War Patrol
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Oct 16, 1939, Promoted to S1c
  Feb 16, 1941, Promoted to TM3
  Dec 01, 1941, Promoted to TM2
  May 15, 1942, Greater Boston Men Cited in Gold Rescue1
  Sep 01, 1942, Promoted to TM1
  Jun 15, 1943, Promoted to CTM
  Sep 07, 2018, General Photos
 Military Association Memberships
The National Gold Star Family RegistryWorld War II FallenWW II Memorial National Registry
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2018, World War II Fallen
  2018, WW II Memorial National Registry
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