Groot, Thomas, BM1c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
BM-0000-Boatswain's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Boatswain's Mate
Primary Unit
1943-1944, BM-0000, USS Corry (DD-463)
Service Years
1939 - 1945
Voice Edition
BM-Boatswain's Mate
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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Toledo OH
Last Address
Thomas L. Groot
1965 Ashmere Drive
Charlottesville VA 22902

Date of Passing
Mar 22, 2019
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin

 Unofficial Badges 

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 Ribbon Bar
First Class Diver Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1939, Recruit Training (Newport, RI), 14
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US NavyUSS Corry (DD-463)
  1939-1940, S2c-0000, USS Mccalla (DD-253)
  1940-1941, S1c-0000, USS Reuben James (DD-245)
  1941-1941, 00E, USS Cuyahoga (AG-26)
  1941-1942, 00E, USS Calypso (AG-35)
  1942-1943, BM-0000, USS Corry (DD-463)
  1943-1944, BM-0000, USS Corry (DD-463)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Algeria-French Morocco Campaign (1942)/Operation Torch
  1944-1944 Antisubmarine Operations 15 June 1942 to 2 September 1945/U-801
  1944-1944 Normandy Campaign (1944)/Operation Overlord
 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
American LegionVeterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)
  2000, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2000, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
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