Name and Rank, Gunner’s Mate Third Class Dudley Palmer Ramey.
Unit/Placed in, USS Liscombe Bay (CVE-56) Carrier, United States Naval Reserve.
Dudley was born approx. on 1925 in Kentucky.
Father, Nathan B. Reed (1965).
Mother, Bessie J. (Boyd) Reed ( 1969).
Sisters, Winnie L. Reed (1935).
Brother, Raymond C. Reed (2000).
Dudley entered the service from Kentucky with service number # 6347662.
Dudley P. Ramey was a Gunners Mate 3th Class in the United States Navy.
Dudley was KIA when the USS Liscome Bay was sunk by the Japanese Sub I-175 on Nov. 24, 1943, 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.
Dudley is buried at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA.
Courts of the Missing.
Thanks to https://pacificwrecks.com/ships/usn/CVE-56.html
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
Navy Seal Memorial, http://www.navysealmemorials.com
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com
Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/