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Howard William Purinton

Howard William Purinton

 Prisoner of War Medal

Rank/Rate Coxswain
Service Number 342 27 68
Birth Date March 19, 1921
From Kansas City, Kansas
Decorations Prisoner of War Medal
Ship USS Canopus (AS-9)
Date of Death February 14, 1943
Location Umeda Prisoner of War Camp, Japan
Circumstances Died of Acute Colitis
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Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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