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Richard Orville McKean

Richard Orville McKean

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Electrician's Mate, Second Class
Service Number 283 65 49
Birth Date January 26, 1923
From Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Barbel (SS-316)
Loss Date February 4, 1945
Location Approximately 7 49.5' N x 116 47.5' E
Circumstances Sunk by air attack
Remarks Richard was born in Akron, Ohio.

Photo and information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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