AMON, Frederick Purdy - S1/c USN - Michigan

Frederick Purdy Amon S1c

Frederick Purdy Amon S1c

Frederick Purdy Amon

Seaman First Class

Frederick Purdy Amon S1c

Memorial Wall

  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 311 51 54
  • Rate: S1/c (Seaman First Class)
  • Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
  • Enlisted: 8 October 1940
  • Place: Detroit, Michigan
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 9 December 1940
  • From: NTS Great Lakes
  • Date of Birth: 9 January 1921
  • Place of Birth: Michigan
  • Hometown / State on December 1941: Niles, Michigan
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Nola Dale Amon - Mother
  • Address: 36 N. State, Niles, Michigan
  • Disposition: Unrecoverable – Among the 900+ souls still onboard the USS Arizona
  • Posthumous Awards: Purple Heart, American Defense Service Medal w/Fleet Clasp, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/Star, WWII Victory Medal

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