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Mike Soffes

Mike Soffes

Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Motor Machinist's Mate, Second Class
Service Number 360 45 99
Birth Date July 3, 1923
From Beaumont, Texas
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Swordfish (SS-193)
Loss Date January 12, 1945
Location Near Yaku Island off Kyushu, Japan
Circumstances Lost at sea, cause unknown
Remarks Mike was born in Goose Creek, Texas.

Photo and information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

 

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