Miles, Henry Vernon, Jr., MoMM1c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
Last Rating/NEC Group
Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
Primary Unit
1944-1945, MO-0000, USS Bonefish (SS-223)
Service Years
1942 - 1945
MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler

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Home State
Maryland
Maryland
Year of Birth
1924
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Baltimore, MD
Last Address
Baltimore, MD

Casualty Date
Jun 18, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Sea of Japan
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 1 (cenotaph)

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Last Known Activity

USS Bonefish (SS-223) was on a war patrol in the Sea of Japan with two other submarines. Her last communication was during a rendezvous on June 18th. Captured Japanese records indicate that a Japanese vessel was sunk on June 19th and that during an intense counterattack a submarine was sunk with all hands. It is presumed that this was the Bonefish. Motor Machinists Mate First Class Miles was officially declared dead 15 July 1946.
   
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Servive number: 6022509
   
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USS BONEFISH (SS-223) 3rd War Patrol
Start Year
1944
End Year
1944

Description
She is ordered to patrol in the South China Sea.
   
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From Year
1944
To Year
1944
 
Last Updated:
Nov 23, 2018
   
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