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Rank and Name, Seaman Second Class Edgar Lee (Baltzley)Adams.
Unit/placed; USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56), United States Naval Reserve .
Edgar was born on Jan. 10, 1925 in Stephen County, Iowa.
Father, Glen J. (Baltley) Adams.
Mother, .Mildred A. (Baltzley) Adams
Edgar entered the service from Iowa with service number # 8591542.
Edgar was KIA when the USS Liscome Bay was sunk by a Japanese sub I-175, on Nov. 24, 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Edgar is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts of the Missing.
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