Albrecht, Robert Dan
Rank and Name, Seaman First Class Robert Dan Albrecht.
Unit/Placed in, USS Liscome Bay (CVE-56) Carrier, United States Naval Reserve.
Robert was born on June 19 1924 in Induanapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
Father, Walpole E. Albrecht.
Mother, Mary A. (Conway) Albrecht.
Sister, Nellie and Ann Albrecht.
Brother, Jerry Albrecht.
Robert enlisted the service in Indiana with service number # 6277316.
Robert was KIA when the engine(room) was hit by a Torpedo, detonated the ammunition witch exploded and the ship sank, off the Makin Atoll, Gilbert Island on Nov.24, 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Robert is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts of the missing.
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