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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Chief Gunner's Mate
Service Years
1930 - 1943
NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Home State
Indiana
GM-Gunner's Mate
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge


Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Pacific Ocean
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall Coordinates
Court 5 (cenotaph)
Jul 11, 1943
Service to 1943
USS Runner (SS-275)
USS Runner (SS-275)
Rank
Chief Gunner's Mate
NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
GM-Gunner's Mate
1942 - 1943
Bronze Star
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
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
1943
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
1943
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
1943
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
1943
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1943
World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Description
The plan of the Pacific subseries was determined by the geography, strategy, and the military organization of a theater largely oceanic. Two independent, coordinate commands, one in the Southwest Paci... More
1942 - 1943
Gosport Navy Yard, Portsmouth, VA
Gosport Navy Yard, Portsmouth, VA
Rank
Gunner's Mate 1st Class
NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
GM-Gunner's Mate
1942 - 1942
SUBBASE Coco Solo, Panama
SUBBASE Coco Solo, Panama
Rank
Gunner's Mate 1st Class
NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
GM-Gunner's Mate
1942 - 1942
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal (NGCM) is a decoration presented by the United States Navy to recognize members who have completed three years of honorable service. Medals awarded before January 1, 1996 r... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
USS S-17 (SS-122)
USS S-17 (SS-122)
Rank
Gunner's Mate 1st Class
NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
GM-Gunner's Mate
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
1941
USS Nautilus (SS-168)
USS Nautilus (SS-168)
Rank
Gunner's Mate 2nd Class
NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
GM-Gunner's Mate
1936 - 1940
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal (NGCM) is a decoration presented by the United States Navy to recognize members who have completed three years of honorable service. Medals awarded before January 1, 1996 r... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1939
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
1939
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal (NGCM) is a decoration presented by the United States Navy to recognize members who have completed three years of honorable service. Medals awarded before January 1, 1996 r... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1936
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal (NGCM) is a decoration presented by the United States Navy to recognize members who have completed three years of honorable service. Medals awarded before January 1, 1996 r... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1933
Service from 1930

 
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