September 27, 2018 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Dick, F.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2018 — Navy Musician 2nd Class Francis E. Dick, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma during World War II, was accounted for on Sept. 5, 2018 On Dec. 7, 1941, Dick was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Clayton, G.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2018 — Navy Storekeeper 2nd Class Gerald L. Clayton, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma during World War II, was accounted for on Sept. 10, 2018 On Dec. 7, 1941, Clayton was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Martin, J.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2018 — Army Pfc. John W. Martin, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on Sept. 24, 2018. In late November 1950, Martin was a member of Medical Company, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. Approximately 2,500 U.S. and 700 South Korean soldiers assembled into the 31st Regimental Combat Team (RCT), which was deployed east of the Chosin Reservoir, North Korea,...

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Soldier Accounted For From World War II (Price, L.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26, 2018 — Army Pfc. Lewis E. Price, killed during World War II, was accounted for on Sept. 24, 2018. In November, 1944, Price was a member of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 109th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division, which moved into the Hürtgen Forest in Germany, to relieve U.S. forces who had been fighting for weeks. The fighting in and around the forest...

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September 27, 2018 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Gowey, C.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2018 — Navy Fireman 1st Class Claude O. Gowey, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on Aug. 31, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Gowey was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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September 21, 2018 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Smith, M.)

Sept. 21, 2018 — Navy Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Merle A. Smith, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on Aug. 14, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Smith was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo...

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September 21, 2018 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Edmonston, D.)

Sept. 21, 2018 — Navy Seaman 2nd Class David B. Edmonston, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on July 3, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Edmonston was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo hits,...

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September 21, 2018 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Burk, M.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2018 — Navy Seaman 1st Class Millard Burk, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, was accounted for on July 25, 2018. On Dec. 7, 1941, Burk was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo hits,...

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September 21, 2018 No Comments

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Jones, E.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2018 — Army Cpl. Edward M. Jones, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on Sept. 13, 2018. In February 1951, Jones was a member of Company D, 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, supporting Republic of Korea Army attacks against units of the Chinese People’s Volunteer Forces (CPVF) in an near Hoengsong, South Korea. On Feb. 12, 1951...

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September 21, 2018 No Comments

Soldier Recently Returned from North Korea Accounted For (Jones, W.)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2018 — Army Pfc. William H. Jones, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on September 13. In November 1950, Jones was a member of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, engaged in attacks against the Chinese People's Volunteer Forces near Pakchon, North Korea. On Nov. 26, 1950, after his unit made a fighting withdrawal, he could...

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