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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Service Years
1940 - 1945
NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Home State
California
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 7 Patrols


Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Sea of Japan
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
East Lawn Memorial Park - Sacramento, California
Wall Coordinates
(memorial marker)
Jun 18, 1945
Service to 1945
USS Bonefish (SS-223)
USS Bonefish (SS-223)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Comments
Comments Pending
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
1945 - 1945
USS Redfish (SS-395)
USS Redfish (SS-395)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Comments
Comments Pending
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
1945 - 1945
Submarine Division 281 Relief Crew
Submarine Division 281 Relief Crew
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Comments
Comments Pending
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
1944 - 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
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
USS Guardfish (SS-217)
USS Guardfish (SS-217)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Comments
Comments Pending
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
1944 - 1944
USS Tuna (SS-203)
USS Tuna (SS-203)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Comments
Comments Pending
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
1943 - 1944
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
Description Pending
1944
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
1944
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
1944
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
1944
USS GUARDFISH (SS-217) 8th War Patrol
Description
Sinks 3 ships
1944 - 1944
USS GUARDFISH (SS-217) 9th War Patrol
Description
Sank one ship
1944 - 1944
USS Remus (LST-453)
USS Remus (LST-453)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Comments
Comments Pending
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
1943 - 1943
USS Chester (CA-27)
USS Chester (CA-27)
Rank
Fireman First Class
NEC
F1c-0000-Fireman 1st Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1940 - 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
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
1942
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
1942
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
1942
Battle of the Coral Sea
Description
The Battle of the Coral Sea, fought during 4–8 May 1942, was a major naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II between the Imperial Japanese Navy and naval and air forces from the United Sta... More
1942 - 1942
Guadalcanal-Tulagi landings
Description
The Battle of Tulagi and Gavutu–Tanambogo was a land battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II, between the forces of the Imperial Japanese Navy and Allied (mainly United States (U.S.) Marine) gr... More
1942 - 1942
American Defense Service Medal
Devices : Star in Lieu of the following Clasps
Criteria
The American Defense Service Medal was awarded for service in the Armed Forces between September 8, 1939, and December 7, 1941. Army members had to serve 12 months to be eligible, but Navy and Marine ... More
Description
Description Pending
1940
Service from 1940

 
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