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John Wilfred Gant

John Wilfred Gant

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Motor Machinist's Mate, Third Class
Service Number 859 19 10
Birth Date November 25, 1921
From Des Moines, Iowa
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
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Photo courtesy of Lynda J. Larson and Nancy Ann Dillon Ownes, daughters, and Kathy Lehr, niece.

 

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