Gaughan, Edward Charles, MoMM2c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Last Rating/NEC Group
Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
Primary Unit
1943-1944, MO-0000, USS Gudgeon (SS-211)
Service Years
1942 - 1944
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1922
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Ashley, PA
Last Address
Los Angeles, CA

Casualty Date
Apr 18, 1944
 
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/Plot Coordinates
Court 3 (cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

The USS Gudgeon (S-211) left on her 12th patrol 4 April 1944, checked in at Johnson Island on 7 April and was never heard from again. Her loss is a mystery. On 7 June 1944, she was officially declared lost and presumed lost. Motor Machinist's Mate Second Class Gaughan was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead 15 January 1946.
   
Comments/Citation

Service number: 5642315

Submarine war patrols:
USS Snapper (SS-185) - 7th
USS Gudgeon (SS-211) - 9th through 12th

The information contained in this profile was compiled from various internet sources.
   
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  1943-1944, MO-0000, USS Gudgeon (SS-211)

MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler

From Month/Year
August / 1943

To Month/Year
April / 1944

Unit
USS Gudgeon (SS-211) Unit Page

Rank
Petty Officer Second Class

NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler

Location
Not Specified

Country/State
Not Specified
 
 
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 USS Gudgeon (SS-211) Details

USS Gudgeon (SS-211)
Hull number SS-211

Type
Sub-Surface Vessels

Existing/Disbanded
Sunk

Parent Unit
Submarines

Strength
Submarine

Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Nov 28, 2018
   
   
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USS Gudgeon (SS-211)
33 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Gudgeon (SS-211)

Kohut, Stephen Martinus, CPO, (1936-1944) MO MO-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Sullivan, Owen Joseph, PO1, (1941-1944) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Shults, Lynwood, PO2, (1942-1944) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Hammond, Karl, PO3, (1942-1944) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Thomas, Clarence Frank, PO3, (1942-1944) MO MO-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Bonin, Robert Alexander, CDR, (1936-1944) OFF 112X Lieutenant Commander
Collins, Robert Cope, LT, (1940-1944) OFF 310X Lieutenant
Midgley, Donald Raymond, LT, (1939-1944) OFF 112X Lieutenant
Coghlan, James William S., LTJG, (1941-1944) OFF 310X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Penland, George Harvey, LTJG, (1941-1943) OFF 112X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Pinkley, Addison Boyd, LTJG, (1942-1944) OFF 000X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Goodhue, Theodore Lester, CPO, (1938-1945) TM TM-0000 Chief Torpedoman
Blessing, James Henry, PO1, (1938-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 1st Class
Blessing, James Henry, PO1, (1938-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 1st Class
Metzger, Lester Lavern, PO1, (1938-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 1st Class
Remaley, William Daniel, PO1, (1941-1944) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Hughart, Robert Edwin, PO2, (1941-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 2nd Class
Simon, Robert Paul, PO2, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 2nd Class
Fuller, Grant Moses, CPO, (1941-1945) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Garrett, Howard Owen, PO2, (1942-1944) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Hegerfeld, Lambert George, PO2, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Worthington, Wesley Willard, PO2, (1941-1944) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Abbott, Oscar Allen, PO3, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 3rd Class
Christian, Richard Osborne, PO3, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 3rd Class
Donovan, Jeremiah Patrick, PO3, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 3rd Class
McKenna, John Richard, PO3, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 3rd Class
McLallen, James William, PO3, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 3rd Class
Rice, Jerome Richard, PO3, (1942-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 3rd Class
Updike, Harold Eugene, PO3, (1943-1944) TM TM-0000 Torpedoman 3rd Class
Ankeny, William, PO3, (1940-1944) QM QM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Zimmerman, Charles Austin, PO3, (1942-1944) GM GM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Piller, John Andrew, S1c, (1942-1944) S1c S1c-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Vance, Norman, S1c, (1942-1944) S1c S1c-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Dornin, Robert Edson, CAPT, (1935-1965) Lieutenant Commander

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