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Leon Hardin Goforth

Leon Hardin Goforth

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Chief Yeoman
Service Number 656 06 70
Birth Date December 28, 1920
From Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Barbel (SS-316)
Loss Date February 4, 1945
Location Approximately 7 49.5' N x 116 47.5' E
Circumstances Sunk by air attack
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Photo and information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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