Home
On Eternal Patrol - Lost Submariners of the U.S. Navy
 
Presentation

WWII

WWII Boats

Pre-WWII

Pre-WWII Boats

Post-WWII

Post-WWII Boats

Additional Loss

Sources

Links

Privacy

Contact Us

 


John Joseph McCarthy

Photo Needed

 

Rank/Rate Seaman, First Class
Service Number 214 55 86
Birth Date October 31, 1904
From New York, New York
Decorations  
Submarine USS S-51 (SS-162)
Loss Date September 25, 1925
Location Off Block Island, New York
Circumstances Sank after collision with SS City of Rome
Remarks According to an article in The Daily Review (Long Island, New York), October 19, 1925, John's first name was actually Sylvester, but he had run away from home and enlisted in the Navy under "John J. McCarthy."

Information courtesy of Ric Hedman and Alexander N. Hinman.

 

How to Submit Photos and Information

Home   Presentation   WWII   Pre-WWII   Post-WWII     Sources  

Related Links   Privacy   Contact Us

 

  McCarthy, John Joseph

  McCarthy, Sylvester

Ryo Han