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BROWNE, Harry Lamont - CMMA USN - California

Harry Lamont Browne CMMA

Harry Lamont Browne CMMA

Harry Lamont Browne

Chief Machinist's Mate

Harry Lamont Browne CMMA
H. L. BROWNE

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  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 316 06 78
  • Rate: CMMA (Chief Machinist's Mate Assigned)
  • Duties: Supervise and operate main and auxiliary engines. Adjust, repair, and overhaul engines. Be familiar with ship's drainage systems, distilling plants, evaporators and pumps.
  • Enlisted: 23 January 1939 (Recalled to active duty)
  • Place: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 24 February 1939
  • From: NRS Omaha Nebraska
  • Date of Birth: 24 February 1905
  • Place of Birth: Nebraska
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Los Angeles, California
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Louise Roseann Browne - Wife
  • Address: 202 W. 91st St., Los Angeles, California
  • 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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