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Henry Shefchek, Jr.

Henry Shefchek, Jr.
Photo of Henry before he received a commission

Bronze StarPurple Heart

Rank/Rate Ensign
Service Number 0-416567
Birth Date April 12, 1914
From Vancouver, Washington
Decorations Bronze Star, 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 Henry was born in Staunton, Illinois.

Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.
 

 

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