Summary

Conflict Period:
Korean War 1
Rank:
Boatswain's Mate Chief, U.S. Navy 1
More…

Related Pages

Connect me or another page to Taddeus Runowicz?

+
View more similar pages

Pictures & Records (0)

Add Show More

Personal Details

Edit
Person:
Taddeus Runowicz 1
Birth Date: 09 Nov 2013 1
Death:
Death: Died October 16, 1953 in the United States 1
Death Date: 16 Oct 1953 1
Status: Non-hostile Death 1
Residence:
State: Trenton, New Jersey 1
Edit

Korean War 1

Rank:
Boatswain's Mate Chief, U.S. Navy 1

Looking for more information about Taddeus Runowicz?

Search through millions of records to find out more.

Stories

Notes

Chief Boatswain's Mate Runowicz was a veteran of World War II. During the Korean War, he was a crew member of the aircraft carrier USS LEYTE (CV-32) being refitted at the Boston Navy Yard. He was killed by an explosion and fire in the port catapult machinery room aboard ship on October 16, 1953. Chief Boatswain's Mate Runowicz was awarded the National Defense Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.

About this Memorial Page

×