Rank and Name, Chief Torpedo’s Man Mate Harold Doyle Andrews.
Unit/Placed in, USS Lagarto (SS-371) Submarine, United States Navy.
Harold is born approx. on Aug. 31, 1914 in Missouri.
Parents and Siblings, No Record Available.
Spouse, Emma N. (Jones) Andrews.
Daughter, Karen S. Andrews.
Harold enlisted the service in Missouri with service number # 2914753.
Harold was KIA When the USS Lagarto sunk due to attack with Depth charges on May 4, 1945, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Harold is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Photo courtesy of Karen Duvalle, Wisconsin Maritime Museum. Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.
Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com