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BLOCK, Ivan Lee - PHM2/c USN - New Mexico

Ivan Lee Block PHM2c

Ivan Lee Block PHM2c

Ivan Lee Block

Pharmacist's Mate Second Class

Ivan Lee Block PHM2c

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  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 372 06 32
  • Rate: PhM3/c (Pharmacist's Mate Third Class)
  • Duties: Take charge of sick bay. Do minor surgery and administer simple medicines.
  • Enlisted: 9 July 1938
  • Place: Denver, Colorado
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 19 July 1941
  • From: RS San Francisco, California
  • Date of Birth: 29 May 1918
  • Place of Birth: St. Johns, Arizona
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Glorieta, New Mexico
  • Next of Kin: Mr. Vern Gibbons Block - Father
  • Address: Glorieta, New Mexico
  • 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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