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Robert Benton Ball

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Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Motor Machinist's Mate, First Class
Service Number 342 12 92
Birth Date February 4, 1921
From Hutchinson, Kansas
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Trigger (SS-237)
Loss Date March 28, 1945
Location In area 32 16'N to 30 40'N by 132 05'E to 127 50'E
Circumstances Probably sunk by air and surface attack
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Photo courtesy of Mike Carey.  Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.
 

 

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