Rank and Name, Seaman First Class Alfred Johnson.
Unit/Placed in, USS South Dakota (BB-57) Battleship, United States Naval Reserve.
Alfred is born on 12 Nov. 1915 in Attleboro, Massachusetts.
Father, John Joseph Johnson.
Mother, Alexina Elise Alice (Guillette) Johnson.
Sister(s), Alice Elizabeth, Lucille M. Beatrice C. and Eileen Theresa Johnson.
Brother(s), Henry, James E. John Joseph Jr. Nazaire Albert, William Edward and Lawrence Arthur Johnson.
Alfred enlisted the service in Massachusetts with service number # 6063091.
Alfred was KIA in the second Battle of Guadalcanal when she sustained 42 major caliber hits from the Japanese Destroyers on 15 Nov. 1942, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Combat Ribbon, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Corps Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Alfred is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to, https://southdakotabattleship.org/
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Seabees History Bob Smith https://seabeehf.org/
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano
Navy Seal Memorial, http://www.navysealmemorials.com
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
WW2 Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Medals Forum, https://www.usmilitariaforum.com/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com
Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/
WordPress en/of Wooncommerce oplossingen, https://www.siteklusjes.nl/
Military Recovery, https://www.dpaa.mil/