Sincavich, John William, LT

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Last Rank
Lieutenant
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1942-1945, USS Trigger (SS-237)
Service Years
1939 - 1945
Lieutenant
Lieutenant

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Home State
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1920
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Bridgeport, OH
Last Address
Wolfhurst, OH

Casualty Date
Mar 28, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
South China Sea
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 2 (cenotaph)

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Last Known Activity

USS Trigger (SS-237) began her 12th war patrol 11 March 1945. She made attacks on the 18th and the 20th. On 26 March she was ordered to join a "wolf pack" to attack Japanese shipping. She radioed a weather report that day and was never heard from again. She may have fallen victim to a Japanese air and ship attack, but her fate is unknown. Lieutenant Sincavich was listed as missing in action and later declared dead 21 April 1946.
   
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Service number: 165850
   

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USS TRIGGER (SS-237) 12th War Patrol
From Month/Year
March / 1945
To Month/Year
April / 1945

Description
She is ordered to patrol off the Ryukyu Islands.
   
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From Month/Year
March / 1945
To Month/Year
April / 1945
 
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
   
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