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John Peyton Lonas

John Peyton Lonas

Bronze Star Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Chief Motor Machinist's Mate
Service Number 279 07 12
Birth Date September 2, 1904
From Velto, Alabama
Decorations Bronze Star, Purple Heart
Submarine USS Harder (SS-257)
Loss Date August 24, 1944
Location Off Caiman Point near Bataan, RPI
Circumstances Probably sunk by depth charge attack
Remarks John was born in Mt. Jackson, Virginia.

Photo courtesy of William F. Young, shipmate.  Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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