Fischer, Harry Frederick, Jr., CAPT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1969-1970, Naval Training Center (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
Service Years
1935 - 1970

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Home Town
Honesdale, Penn.
Last Address
Harry's ashes were interred in the Memorial Garden
at Christ Episcopal Church, Coronado California.

Date of Passing
Jan 12, 2010
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

Joint Chiefs of Staff US Navy Retired 30

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Order of the Shellback Pearl Harbor Memorial Medallion Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Order of the Golden Dragon

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  1936-1940, United States Naval Academy

United States Naval Academy

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Last Updated:Feb 20, 2014
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Capt. Harry Frederick Fischer Jr. was born in Honesdale, Penn. on Nov. 14, 1916. He attended Technical High School in Scranton, Penn. and enlisted in the U.S. Navy as an apprentice seaman on May 15, 1935.

He served on board USS Vega and USS Ranger and took examinations for the U.S. Naval Academy while in the latter vessel. Receiving a special order discharge, he entered the Naval Academy on July 7, 1936 and as a midshipman, he was a member of the wrestling team. He graduated and was commissioned an ensign on June 6, 1940.

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  • Blount, Thomas Edward, CDR, (1937-1949)
  • Cody, Ernest DeWitt, LT, (1936-1942)
  • Delano, Victor, CAPT, (1937-1969)
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  • Ruge, Robert Franklin, Maj, (1937 - 1944)
  • Simpson, Carter Berkeley, Capt, (1939 - 1944)
  • Stivers, George Williams, Jr., Capt, (1941 - 1945)
  • Swallow, Calvin A, 1stLt, (1943 - 1945)
  • Weber, John Anthony, 1stLt, (1942 - 1943)
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