Ahern, Richard James, PO3

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Last Primary NEC
00-0000-Unknown NEC Rating
Last Rating/NEC Group
Rating/NEC Group Unknown
Primary Unit
1939-1941, 00-0000, USS Arizona (BB-39)
Service Years
1939 - 1941

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Home State
Nebraska
Nebraska
Year of Birth
1921
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Gurley, NE
Last Address
6617 Vesper Avr
Van Nuys, CA
(Father~James Daniel Ahern)

Casualty Date
Dec 07, 1941
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Hawaii
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
USS ARIZONA (BB-39) - Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Entombed in the Hull of the Arizona

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 Military Association Memberships
USS Arizona MemorialWorld War II FallenUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
WW II Memorial National Registry
  2012, USS Arizona Memorial [Verified]
  2016, World War II Fallen
  2016, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2016, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2016, WW II Memorial National Registry

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  1939-1941, 00-0000, USS Arizona (BB-39)


From Month/Year
December / 1939

To Month/Year
December / 1941

Unit
USS Arizona (BB-39) Unit Page

Rank
Petty Officer Third Class

NEC
00-0000-Unknown NEC Rating

Location
Not Specified

Country/State
Not Specified
 
 
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 USS Arizona (BB-39) Details

USS Arizona (BB-39)
Pennsylvania Class Battleship: Displacement 31,400 Tons, Dimensions, 608' 6" (oa) x 97' 1" x 29' 10" (Max). Armament 12 x 14"/45 14 x 5"/51, 4 x 3"/50 2 x 21" tt. Armor, 13 1/2" Belt, 18" Turrets, 3" +2" Decks, 16" Conning Tower. Machinery, 34,000 SHP; Geared Turbines, 4 screws. Speed, 21 Knots, Crew 915. Operational and Building Data: Laid down by New York Naval Ship Yard, March 16, 1914. Launched June 19, 1915. Commissioned October 17, 1916. Decommissioned (War Loss). Stricken December 1, 1942. Fate: Sunk by Japanese aircraft during attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, December 7 1941. Arizona still rests in the berth where she sank. A Memorial to her crew was built over the wreck in 1962. 1,177 Officers and Men were lost with the ship and remain on duty inside her rusting hulk. The wreck is still bleeding fuel oil, more than 70 years after her sinking.

Type
Surface Vessels

Existing/Disbanded
Sunk

Parent Unit
Pennsylvania-class

Strength
Battleship

Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Aug 22, 2016
   
   
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Fansler, Edgar, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
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Fisher, Delbert, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Ford, Jack, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Ford, William, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
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Funk, Lawrence, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Garlington, Raymond, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gartin, Gerald, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gaudette, William, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gebhardt, Kenneth, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gibson, Billy, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gill, Richard, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gomez, Jr., Edward, S1c, (1941-1941) 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gould, Harry, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gove, Rupert, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gray, Albert, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Gray, Jr., William, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Green, Glen, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Greenfield, Carroll, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hammerud, Goerge, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hampton Jr., Ted, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hansen, Harvey, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hardin, Charles, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Harrington, Keith, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Harris, Hiram, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Havins, Harvey, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hazdovac, Jack, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Heater, Verrell, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Heath, Alfred, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Heckendorn, Warren, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hedger, Jess, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Helm, Merrit, S1c, (1941-1941) 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Herriott Jr., Robert, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hindman, Frank, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hollenbach, Paul, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Homer, Henry, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hopkins, Homer, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hosler, John, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Howard, Elmo, S1c, (1941-1941) 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hughes, Jr., Lewis, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
Hughey, James, S1c 00 00-0000 Seaman 1st Class
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