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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Fireman 1st Class
Service Years
1942 - 1945
NEC
F1c-0000-Fireman 1st Class
Home State
Minnesota


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Okinawa
Conflict
World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Okinawa Gunto Operation
Location of Interment
Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery - Portland, Oregon
Wall Coordinates
Veterans' Lawn
May 05, 1945
Service to 1945
Silver Star
Criteria
The Silver Star may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States, is cited for gallantry in action, against an enemy of the United States whil... More
Comments
For action during kamikaze attacks off Okinawa on 3 May 1945
1945
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description

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Presidential Unit Citation



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1945
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1945
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USS Aaron Ward (DM-34)
USS Aaron Ward (DM-34)
Rank
Fireman 1st Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1944 - 1945
USS California (BB-44)
USS California (BB-44)
Rank
Fireman 1st Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 1944
(FA) Fireman Apprenticeship School
(FA) Fireman Apprenticeship School
Rank
Fireman 2nd Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1943
Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)
School
Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)
1942
HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
Rank
Apprentice Seaman
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
Service from 1942

 
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