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Austin Joseph "Sonny" Snyder, Jr.

Austin Joseph "Sonny" Snyder, Jr.

 

Rank/Rate Machinist's Mate, First Class
Birth Date October 1, 1938
From Red Lion, Pennsylvania
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Submarine USS Nathan Hale (SSBN-623)
Date of Death February 23, 1965
Location On patrol
Circumstances Died as a result of an Oxygen Generator explosion in AMR
Remarks Sonny was entitled to wear the Good Conduct Medal, the National
Defense Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Vietnam
Service Medal.

  Photo and information courtesy of Joseph A. Runkle, nephew.

 

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