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John Patrick King

John Patrick King

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Electrician's Mate, Third Class
Service Number 709 55 27
Birth Date October 20, 1923
From Elmhurst, New York
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Grayback (SS-208)
Loss Date February 26, 1944
Location Near 25 47'N x 128 45'E, south of Okinawa
Circumstances Sunk by air attack
Remarks John was born in New York, New York.

Photo courtesy of Katherine Taylor, niece.  Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer. 

 

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