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Scott, Curtis, Marvin

Rank and Name, Seaman First Class Curtis Marvin Scott.

Unit/Placed in, USS Indianapolis (CA-35) Cruiser, United States Naval Reserve.


Curtis is born approx. on 18 Jan. 1921 in Marshall County, Alabama.

Father, Warner Milford Scott.

Mother, Velma Alice (Hix) Scott.

Sister(s), Velma Jeanine Scott.

Brother(s), Elbert Leon and Sylvester B. Scott.

Spouse, Ella Mae (Beck) Scott.


Curtis enlisted the service in Alabama with service number # 6042980.


Curtis was KIA when the USS Indianapolis was torpedoed by the Japanese Submarine I-58 in the Philippine Sea on their way to Leyte, on July 30, 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.


Curtis is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.

Curtis is also Mentioned at U.S.S. Indianapolis National Memorial, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA.

Curtis also has a Memorial Grave at High Point Baptist Church Cemetery

Marshall County, Alabama, USA



Thanks to, https://www.ussindianapolis.com/final-crew


Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com and Europe 1940-1945 on Facebook.

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

Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/

USS Indianapolis (CA-35) Cruiser
Newspaper art.
Japanese Submarine I-58
His rank Seaman First Class
ca-35map location