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Walter Everett Olson

Walter Everett Olson

Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Seaman, First Class
Service Number 886 29 11
Birth Date December 28, 1924
From Turlock, California
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Shark (SS-314)
Loss Date October 24, 1944
Location Between Hainan and Bashi Channel
Circumstances Probably sunk by depth charge attack
Remarks We are not certain that the Walter Olson in the photo above is the man lost with USS Shark. Please contact us if you have further information.

Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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