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Naasz, Erwin Hellmuth

Name and Rank, Shipfitter Second Class Erwin Hellmuth Naasz.

Unit/Placed in, USS Arizona (BB-39) Battleship, United States Navy.


Erwin was born approx. on Jan. 4, 1916 in Kingman County, Kansas.


Father, John Naasz.

Mother, Minnie Naasz.

(Half)Sister, Bertha M. Cumley.

Brothers, Albert, Elmer and William Naasz.


Erwin entered  the service in Kansas with service number # 3420764.


Erwin H. Naasz was a Shipsfitter onboard the U.S.S. Arizona.


Erwin was KIA during the Japanese Air Raid on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, and he is honored with the Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.



Erwin is buried at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii.

Courts of the Missing.

He has a Memorial Grave at USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii.

And has a Memorial Grave at his Hometown Walnut Hill Cemetery, Kingman, Kingman County, Kansas.


Thanks to Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Arizona_Memorial


Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

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

National Historian

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

USS Arizona (BB-39) Battleship
Pearl Harbor
An aerial view of the USS Arizona Memorial with a US Navy (USN) Tour Boat, USS Arizona Memorial Detachment, moored at the pier as visitor disembark to visit and pay their respects to the Sailors and Marines who lost their lives during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
His rank Shipfitter Second Class