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Rank and Name, Carpenter Mate Second Class Charles Howard Abrahams.
Unit/Placed in on, USS Hornet (CV-8) Carrier, United States Navy.
Charles is born in 1922 in Schaghticoke, New York.
Father, Charles H. Abrams.
Mother, Bertha M. Abrams.
Charles enlisted the U.S.Navy in New York with service number # 2235685.
Stanley was KIA when the Ship was hit by 3 Bombs and shot a Aichi Dive Bomber who crashed on the Deck, meanwhile it was hit by 2 Torpedoes from a Nakajima plane and a other Crash on the bow, 1 day later it was severally damaged and Sunk on Oct. 26, 1942, Carpenter Mate Second Class Charles H. Abrams is honored with a Purple Heart, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Charles is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
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