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William Gerard Nicholson

William Gerard Nicholson

Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Chief Motor Machinist's Mate
Service Number 261 95 29
Birth Date November 30, 1917
From Jacksonville, North Carolina
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Grayback (SS-208)
Loss Date February 26, 1944
Location 25 47'N x 128 45'E, south of Okinawa
Circumstances Sunk by air attack
Remarks William was born in Richlands, North Carolina.

Photo courtesy of John Starace. Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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