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Willie David Thomas

Willie David Thomas

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Officer's Cook, Second Class
Service Number 295 25 12
Birth Date January 24, 1916
From Nashville, Tennessee
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Argonaut (SS-166)
Loss Date January 10, 1943
Location Near Rabaul (05 155'N, 153 50'E)
Circumstances Sunk by surface attack and depth charges
Remarks Willie was born in Cornersville, Tennessee.
The photo above is believed to be that of Willie Thomas, although he was unidentified in the source.

Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.
 

 

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