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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Service Years
1941 - 1961
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Home State
Wisconsin
EN-Engineman
Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 7 Patrols


Location
Wisconsin
Location of Interment
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery - San Diego, California
Sep 08, 2012
Service to 1961
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Good Conduct Medal was initially awarded to enlisted men of the Navy who completed a second (or subsequent) enlistment of three years under Continuous Service; obtained a general average of 4.5 on... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1961
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Description
Description Pending
1960
USS Segundo (SS-398)
USS Segundo (SS-398)
Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Location
San Diego - California
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Comments
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EN-Engineman
1955 - 1958
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Good Conduct Medal was initially awarded to enlisted men of the Navy who completed a second (or subsequent) enlistment of three years under Continuous Service; obtained a general average of 4.5 on... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1957
USS Bluegill (SS-242)
USS Bluegill (SS-242)
Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Location
San Diego - California
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Comments
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EN-Engineman
1953 - 1953
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Good Conduct Medal was initially awarded to enlisted men of the Navy who completed a second (or subsequent) enlistment of three years under Continuous Service; obtained a general average of 4.5 on... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1953
USS Aspro (SS-309)
USS Aspro (SS-309)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Location
San Diego - California
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Comments
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EN-Engineman
1951 - 1951
USS Charr (SS-328)
USS Charr (SS-328)
Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Location
San Diego - California
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Comments
Comments Pending
EN-Engineman
1951 - 1951
USS Tiru (SS-416)
USS Tiru (SS-416)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Location
San Diego - California
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Comments
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EN-Engineman
1948 - 1951
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Description
Description Pending
1950
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Good Conduct Medal was initially awarded to enlisted men of the Navy who completed a second (or subsequent) enlistment of three years under Continuous Service; obtained a general average of 4.5 on... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1949
USS Blower (SS-325)
USS Blower (SS-325)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Location
San Diego - California
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Comments
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EN-Engineman
1946 - 1948
USS Lizardfish (SS-373)
USS Lizardfish (SS-373)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Location
Pearl Harbor - Hawaii
NEC
EN-3300-Engineman (Submarine)
Comments
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EN-Engineman
1944 - 1946
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
Description Pending
1945
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Good Conduct Medal was initially awarded to enlisted men of the Navy who completed a second (or subsequent) enlistment of three years under Continuous Service; obtained a general average of 4.5 on... More
Comments
Comments 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
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 Sturgeon (SS-187)
USS Sturgeon (SS-187)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Location
Pearl Harbor - Hawaii
NEC
EN-4296-Shipboard Elevator Hydraulic/Mechanical System Mechanic
Comments
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EN-Engineman
1941 - 1944
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
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
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
1942
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
1942
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
1942
USS STURGEON (SS-187) 3rd War Patrol
Description
She is ordered to patrol in Makassar Strait.
Memories
Sturgeon remained there, from March 3 to March 15, when she departed to again patrol off Makassar Ci... More
1942 - 1942
USS STURGEON (SS-187) 4th War Patrol
Description
She is ordered to patrol west of Manila
People You Remember
LT CMDR Wright Commanding Officer
Memories
Sturgeon refitted and returned to sea, on June 5, to patrol an area west of Manila. On June 25, she ... More
1942 - 1942
USS STURGEON (SS-187) 2nd War Patrol
Description
She was ordered to patrol off Tarakan, Borneo, Netherlands East Indies.
Memories
Sturgeon was at sea again on December 28, 1941 en route to the Tarakan area, off the coast of Borneo... More
1941 - 1942
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
1941
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
1941
American Defense Service Medal
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
1941
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
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
1941
USS STURGEON (SS-187) 1st War Patrol
Description
She is ordered to patrol between the Pescadores Islands and Formosa.
Memories
Sturgeon was moored in Mariveles Naval Section Base on December 7, 1941 during the Japanese attack o... More
1941 - 1941
Service from 1941

 
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