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Rank and Name,Coxwain Charles Erskine Albright Jr.
Unit/Placed in,USS Indianapolis (CA-35) Cruiser, United States Navy.
Charles is born in 1925 Arizona.
Stepfather, Floyd L. Eckles.
Mother, Eileen (Albright) Eckles.
Charles enlisted the service in California with service number # 3831302.
Charles was KIA when the USS Indianapolis sunk it was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine off the coast of the Philippines on July 30, 1945, he 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.
Thanks to https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-worst-shark-attack-in-history-25715092/ Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov Info P.O.W.
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