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Gordon Albert Bowker

Gordon Albert Bowker

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Lieutenant
Service Number O-082843
Birth Date August 3, 1917
From Oakland, California
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Argonaut (SS-166)
Loss Date January 10, 1943
Location Near Rabaul (05 155'N, 153 50'E)
Circumstances Sunk by surface attack and depth charges
Remarks Gordon was born in Norfolk, Virginia.

Photo courtesy of Gordon Bowker, son.  Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.
 

 

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