Szendrey, Edward John, LTJG

    Szendrey, Edward John, LTJG


    World War II · US Navy

    United States of America
    Birth - 1913
    Pennsylvania

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    Military Service
    Served For
    United States of America
    Award - 11 Nov 1944
    Purple Heart and Bronze Star
    Manila, Philippines
    Stationed - 1943
    Lieutenant Junior Grade
    USS Seawolf (SS-197)
    Stationed - 1940
    Chief Petty Officer - Ensign
    USS Pike (SS-197)
    Stationed - 1939
    EM1
    USS Cuttlefish (USS-171)
    Stationed
    EM1
    USS Cuttlefish (SS-171)
    1939 - 1945 World War II
    Conflict Period
    World War II
    Branch
    Navy
    Rank
    Lieutenant Junior Grade
    Service Dates
    1934 - 1944
    Wall Coordinates
    (cenotaph)
    Status
    USNR Active
    MOS Group
    Line Officer
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Casualty - 3 Oct 1944
    Pacific Ocean
    KIA-Body Not Recovered
    Other Explosive Device

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    Award - 1944
    Bronze Star

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    Award - 1944
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1944
    Combat Action Ribbon

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    Award - 1944
    Navy Unit Commendation (NUC)

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    Award - 1944
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1944
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1944
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1944
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1944
    World War II Victory Medal

    1 Source·1 link

    Award - 1943
    Navy Unit Commendation (NUC)

    1 Source·1 link

    Award - 1943
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

    1 Source·1 link

    Award - 1943
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

    1 Source·1 link

    Award - 1943
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1943
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1942
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1942
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1941
    American Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1941
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1939
    American Defense Service Medal

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    Burial
    Manila American Cemetery and Memorial

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    Gender
    Male

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    Created: 27 Oct 2013

    Modified: 06 Feb 2022

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