Schrunk, Terry, LT

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Lieutenant
Last Primary NEC
000X-Unknown Navy Officer Classification/ Designator
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1945-1945, USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
Service Years
1942 - 1945
Lieutenant
Lieutenant

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Home State
Oregon
Oregon
Year of Birth
1913
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Schrunk, Terry, LT.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Portland
Last Address
Portland Oregon

Date of Passing
Mar 04, 1975
 
Location of Interment
Willamette National Cemetery - Portland, Oregon
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin


 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge




 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Terry D. Schrunk died on March 4, 1975, following a heart attack.
Terry D. Schrunk Plaza, adjacent to Portland City Hall, was dedicated to his memory in 1977.
   
Other Comments:
In 1942, Terry D. Schrunk joined the U.S. Navy, where he served on the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga and gained the rank of lieutenant. He received the Purple Heart and Silver Star for heroism in 1945, when he was wounded by shrapnel from a Japanese bomb.

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 Duty Stations
USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
  1945-1945, USS Ticonderoga (CV-14)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
 Colleges Attended 
University of PortlandUniversity of Oregon
  1932-1935, University of Portland
  1936-1942, University of Oregon
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