Beeman, Arthur Castles, CPO

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Last Primary NEC
PhM-0000-Pharmacist Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Pharmacist's Mate
Primary Unit
1942-1943, PhM-0000, USS Amberjack (SS-219)
Service Years
1930 - 1943
PhM-Pharmacist's Mate
Three Hash Marks

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Home State
Tennessee
Tennessee
Year of Birth
1912
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Memphis, TN
Last Address
Philadelphia, PA

Casualty Date
Feb 04, 1943
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Pacific Ocean
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Manila American Cemetery - Taguig City, Philippines
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Tablets of the Missing (cenotaph)

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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Chief Pharmacist's Mate Arthur C. Beeman who was awarded the Bronze Star Medal posthumously. Beeman lost his life instantly when struck by machine gun fire on the bridge of AMBERJACK (SS-219) on her third war patrol in the Southwest Pacific in February 1943. Beeman had gone topside to aid an officer injured earlier by the same gunfire. AMBERJACK was lost in the encounter. 
   
Comments/Citation
Not Specified
   
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Submarine Enlisted Badge
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge

 
 Duty Stations
5th Marine Regiment1st Marine Brigade1st FSSG/1st Medical BattalionUSS Amberjack (SS-219)
  1930-1933, PhM-0000, 5th Marine Regiment
  1936-1936, PhM-0000, 1st Marine Brigade
  1940-1941, PhM-0000, 1st FSSG/1st Medical Battalion
  1942-1943, PhM-0000, USS Amberjack (SS-219)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1943 Submarine War Patrols
  1942-1943 World War II
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Service Number
  Beeman Center, Submarine Base Pearl Harbor
  Feb 04, 2015, General Photos
 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family RegistryWW II Memorial National Registry
  1943, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  2015, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2015, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2015, WW II Memorial National Registry
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