Cook, Carlton Hubbard, BM2c

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Last Rank
Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class
Last Primary NEC
BM-0000-Boatswain's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Boatswain's Mate
Primary Unit
1943-1945, BM-0000, USS Dortch (DD-670)
Service Years
1936 - 1945
BM-Boatswain's Mate
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Waynesburg, VA

Casualty Date
Feb 18, 1945
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Pacific Ocean
World War II
Location of Interment
Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery - Afton, Virginia
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World War II FallenUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family RegistryWW II Memorial National Registry
  2014, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  2014, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2014, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2014, WW II Memorial National Registry

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
On 10 February 1945, the USS Dortch sortied in a scouting line ahead of Task Force 58 for the strike on the Tokyo Bay area of 16 and 17 February 1945.

On the following day, the Dortch with the USS Clarence K. Bronson (DD-668) attacked and seriously damaged an enemy picket vessel.  The Dortch received 14 casualties in the action. 

PO2 Carlton Cook died on the early morning of 18 Feb 1945, followng the engagement.
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  1936-1940, USS Nevada (BB-36)

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 USS Nevada (BB-36) Details

USS Nevada (BB-36)
Nevada Class Battleship: Displacement 27,500 Tons, Dimensions, 583' (oa) x 95' 3" x 29' 7" (Max). Armament 10 x 14"/45 21 x 5"/51, 2 x 21" tt. Armor, 13 1/2" Belt, 18" Triple Turrets, 16" Dual turrets, 3" Second (armor) Deck, 2 1/2" Third (splinter) Deck 16" Conning Tower. Machinery, 26,500 SHP; Geared Turbines, 2 screws. Speed, 20.5 Knots, Crew 864. Operational and Building Data: Laid down by Fore River, Shipbuilding, Quincy, MA., November 4, 1912. Launched July 11, 1914. Commissioned March 11, 1916. Decommissioned August 29, 1946. Stricken August 12, 1948. Fate: Target During Atomic Bomb Tests, Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands. Sunk, off Oahu, July 31 1948, by Gunfire from Iowa BB-61 and 3 Heavy Cruisers.

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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2007
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37 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Nevada (BB-36)

Ghormley, Robert Lee, VADM, (1906-1946) Captain
ROCKWELL, Francis, VADM, (1908-1948) Captain
THEOBALD, Robert, RADM, (1906-1945) Captain
Montross, Keats Edmund, CDR, (1935-1945) Ensign
Riefkohl, Frederick Louis, RADM, (1911-1947) OFF Captain
Gardner, Francis Hartt, RDML, (1924-1954) OFF 144X Commander
Moran, Edward J., RADM, (1917-1947) OFF 000X Commander
Steele, James Mortimer, CAPT, (1916-1946) OFF 112X Commander
Crouch, Edwin Mason, CAPT, (1917-1945) OFF Lieutenant Commander
Oberrender, Thomas Olin, LCDR, (1927-1942) OFF Lieutenant
Ross, Donald Kirby, CAPT, (1929-1956) OFF 613X Lieutenant
Fluckey, Eugene Bennett, RADM, (1935-1972) OFF 000X Ensign
VanOverbeke, Glenna MM MM-0000 Other Service Rank
Hill, Edwin Joseph, C.B., (1912-1941) CWO CWO Chief Boatswain (CWO)
Cable, Leonard, CPO, (1940-1958) MM MM-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Downing, Michael, CPO, (1940-1947) YN YN-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Martin, Dale Lewis, PO1, (1933-1941) SC SC-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Schoenrock, Walter Leonard, CCS, (1933-1944) SC SC-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Kazmer, Melvin Lawrence, PO1, (1939-1945) SM SM-0000 Signalman 2nd Class
Briggs, Lyle Lee, PO2, (1939-1941) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Langhout, Clarence, MCPO, (1936-1968) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
McGill, Thomas Judson, CPO, (1936-1943) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Miller, Doris (Dorie), PO3, (1939-1943) MAT MATT-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Hall, Odell, PO1, (1937-1944) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
NORMAN, Robert James, CAPT, (1937-1973) BM BM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Mayfield, Frazier, S1c, (1939-1941) MAT MATT-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Visnich, George, PO2, (1936-1943) SM SM-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Taylor, Luke McAlpin, PO1, (1940-1943) RM RM-0000 Seaman
Wilson, Norman Eugene, PO1, (1937-1943) F1c F1c-0000 Fireman 1st Class
Bush, George, CAPT, (1942-1967) 00 00-0000 Midshipman
Bush, George, CAPT, (1942-1967) 00 00-0000 Midshipman
Abrams, Chester Lee, PO3, (1939-1942) S2c S2c-0000 Seaman Second Class
Bledsoe, Herman, S2c, (1939-1941) MAT MATT-0000 Seaman Second Class
Meyers, Marlyn Speedy, PO1, (1940-1947) MO MO-0000 Seaman Second Class
Banzuelo, Antonio, MCPO, (1930-1960) CS CS-0000 Mess Attendant 2nd Class
Beagles, John David, CPO, (1937-1950) F2c F2c-0000 Fireman 2nd Class
Niles, Ralph Chester, F2c, (1940-1942) AS AS-0000 Apprentice Seaman
Vander Goore, Albert Peter, F1c, (1940-1941) AS AS-0000 Apprentice Seaman

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