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Wallace Lamont Downey

Wallace Lamont Downey Wallace Lamont Downey

Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Motor Machinist's Mate, Second Class
Service Number 663 96 90
Birth Date February 29, 1904
From Indianapolis, Indiana
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Robalo (SS-273)
Loss Date July 26, 1944
Location Probably off the east coast of Balabac Island, PI
Circumstances Sunk by a mine
Remarks Wallace was born in Elkhart, Indiana.

Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer. Photo on right courtesy of Mary Mihovich.

 

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