Johnigan, Otis Peyton, RM1c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
RM-0000-Radioman
Last Rating/NEC Group
Radioman
Primary Unit
1940-1943, RM-0000, USS Pompano (SS-181)
Service Years
1939 - 1943
RM-Radioman
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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1919
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Coleman, TX
Last Address
Coleman, TX

Casualty Date
Sep 17, 1943
 
Cause
Hostile-Body Not Recovered
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Pacific Ocean
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Court 3 (cenotaph)

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Last Known Activity

USS Pompano (SS-181) left for her patrol on 20 August 1943, heading towards the Japanese coast. She was never heard from again and is presumed to have been lost to enemy mines. Radioman, First Class Johnigan was listed as Missing in Action and later declared dead 4 January 1946.
   
Comments/Citation

Service number: 3561205

Submarine war patrols: USS Pompano (SS-181) - 1st through 7th

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American Defense Service Medal - 1939



Name of Award
American Defense Service Medal

Devices
Star in Lieu of the following Clasps Star in Lieu of the following Clasps  Fleet Clasp for US Navy, US Marine Corps and US Coast Guard for service on the high seas while regularly attached to any vessels of the Atlantic, Pacific, or Asiatic fleets as well as vessels of the Naval Transport Service and vessels operating directly under the Chief of Naval Operations Base Clasp for US Navy and US Marine Corps for service outside the continental limits of the United States (service in either Alaska or Hawaii qualified Sea Clasp for US Coast Guard for all other vessels and aircraft, not qualifying for the Fleet Clasp, which regularly conducted patrols at sea Foreign Service Class for US Army for military service outside the continental limits of the United States, including service in Alaska.

Year Awarded
1939

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Jul 30, 2018
 
 
 
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