Pattengale, Robert Morris, TM3c

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Last Rank
Torpedoman 3rd Class
Last Primary NEC
TM-0000-Torpedoman's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Torpedoman's Mate
Primary Unit
1945-1945, TM-0000, USS Bullhead (SS-332)
Service Years
1942 - 1945
TM-Torpedoman's Mate

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Home State
Indiana
Indiana
Year of Birth
1918
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Logansport, IN
Last Address
Walton, IN

Casualty Date
Aug 06, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Pacific Ocean
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Mount Hope Cemetery - Logansport, Indiana
Wall/Plot Coordinates
(memorial marker)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

USS Bullhead (SS-332) began her third and final patrol on 31 July 1945. The last contact with the boat was on 2 August. Post war Japanese records show that a plane depth charged and presumably sunk an American Submarine on 6 August, the same day the Atom bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. Torpedoman's Mate Third Class Pattengale was listed as Missing in Action and officially declared dead 23 August 1946.
   
Comments/Citation

Service number: 6105302

Submarine war patrols: USS Bullhead (SS-332) - 3rd

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 Duty Stations
US NavyUSS Bullhead (SS-332)
  1942-1943, TM-0000, USS Fitch (DD-462)
  1945-1945, TM-0000, USS Bullhead (SS-332)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Algeria-French Morocco Campaign (1942)
  1943-1943 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Convoy Duty / East Bound Atlantic Transit
  1943-1943 World War II/European-African-Middle Eastern Theater/Convoy Duty/ West Bound Atlantic Transit
  1945-1945 USS Bullhead (SS-331)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Mar 01, 1943, Promoted to S1c
  Jul 01, 1943, Promoted to TM3
  Aug 28, 1945, Buchanan Boy Missing With Submarine Crew1
  Nov 23, 2018, General Photos
 Military Association Memberships
WW II Memorial National RegistryThe National Purple Heart Hall of HonorUnited States Navy Memorial World War II Fallen
  2018, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2018, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor [Verified]
  2018, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2018, World War II Fallen
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