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All lettering shown in " BLUE " on this website are links

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WW II
 

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Always In Progress

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Monday,
June 27, 2022

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            The following below listings of ships and their crews was created in the memory of those who " Gave Their All " in the United States Navy during World War II.   On each ship's " Individual Web Page " there are " Personal Online Memorials " for each of these honored men, many include links to their families as well, that were created for them by using the " Find A Grave " website.

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Currently there are "  7  " ships represented below.

More ships will be listed soon !



" Sunk "
by two torpedo
fired by German U-boat U-123!
The entire crew of " 141 " were lost !



" Sunk "
In the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal
Hit by a 14-inch shell
by the Japanese Battleship Hiei !
" 59 " sailors were lost
and " 116 " wounded !



" Sunk "
by a single torpedo
fired by German U-boat U-371 !
" 52 " sailors were lost !



" Sunk "
by German Bomber launched torpedos.
off Cape Bengut.
" 48 " sailors were lost !



" Attacked "
off Okinawa by
multiple Japanese kamikazes.
" 32 " sailors were lost and
" 71 " were wounded !



" Sunk "
by one torpedo
fired by German U-boat U-853.
" 49 " sailors were lost !
Only " 14 " Survived !



" Sunk "
off Okinawa by
Japanese kamikazes !
" 141 " sailors were lost !

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Russ Pickett

( russpickde@comcast.net )