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Frederick Herbert Childs, Jr.

Fredericj Herbert Childs, Jr.

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Torpedoman's Mate, First Class
Service Number 666 04 85
Birth Date April 1, 1922
From Worcester, Massachusetts
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Albacore (SS-218)
Loss Date November 7, 1944
Location Near 41 49'N x 141 11'E, off northern Japan
Circumstances Sunk by a mine
Remarks Frederick was born in Leicester, Massachusetts.

Photo and information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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