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Ahlquist, Nelson H.

Rank and Name, Seaman Second Class Nelson H. Ahlquist.

Unit/placed in, USS Bunker Hill (CV-16) Carrier, United States Naval Reserve .


Nelson was born in  1927 in New Jersey.


Father, Nelson A. Ahlquist.

Mother, Josephine Ahlquist.

Brother, Louis Ahlquist.


Nelson entered  the service from New Jersey with service number # 7129163.


Nelson was KIA during the Invasion for Okinawa, two Japanese planes bombed the ship, on May 11, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.


Nelson is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.

Wall of the missing.

Thanks to  http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/17.htm Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC,  https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.

Wes Injerd, Dwight Rider: http://www.mansell.com/pow-index.html

NavyLog, http://navylog.navymemorial.org Philippine Scouts Heritage Society, Sean Conjenos, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Familysearch.com, https://www.familysearch.org Navy Marines Info Geoffrey Roecker, https://missingmarines.com/ Medals Info, http://www.honorstates.org Website, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/

USS Bunker Hill (CV-17) Carrier
USS BUNKER HILL hit by two Kamikazes in 30 seconds on 11 May 1945 off Kyushu. Dead - 372. Wounded - 264. (Navy) NARA FILE #: 080-G-323712 WAR & CONFLICT BOOK #: 980
Japanese Mitsibishi A6M Zero
His rank Seaman First Class