Dalton Christopher Keeter

    Keeter, Dalton Christopher, CMoMM


    World War II · US Navy · Chief Petty Officer

    Rank: Chief Petty Officer
    United States of America
    Birth - 1913
    Oklahoma

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    Military Service
    Served For
    United States of America
    Award - 1944
    Purple Heart
    Honolulu
    Battle - 11 Oct 1943
    Sunk by Ships and Planes in La Pérouse Strait, Northern Japan
    Stationed - 31 May 1942
    Chief Motor Machinist Mate
    USS Wahoo (SS-238)
    Stationed - 30 Sep 1940
    Motor Machinist's Mate, First Class
    USS Thresher (SSN-593)
    Stationed - 30 Jun 1939
    Motor Machinist's Mate, Third Class
    submarine S-23
    Enlistment - 1939
    Oaklahoma
    1939 - 1945 World War II
    Conflict Period
    World War II
    Branch
    Navy
    Rank
    Chief Petty Officer
    Service Dates
    1932 - 1943
    Wall Coordinates
    Court 3 (cenotaph)
    MOS
    MO-0000-Motor Machinist/Oiler
    MOS Group
    MoMM - Motor Machinistmate/Oiler
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Casualty - 11 Oct 1943
    Pacific Ocean
    KIA-Body Not Recovered
    Other Explosive Device

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    Award - 1943
    Bronze Star

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    Award - 1943
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1943
    Combat Action Ribbon

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    Award - 1943
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1943
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1943
    World War II Victory 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 - 1942
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1941
    Navy Good Conduct 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 - 1941
    Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal

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    Award - 1939
    American Defense Service Medal

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    Award - 1938
    Navy Good Conduct Medal

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    Award - 1935
    Navy Good Conduct Medal

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    Burial
    Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Me...

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    Gender
    Male

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    Created: 27 Oct 2013

    Modified: 06 Feb 2022

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