New York, USA
|Death: ||Jun. 4, 1942, At Sea|
George served as a Aviation Radioman, Third Class, USS Hornet (CV-8), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Buffalo, Erie County, New York prior to the war.
George was declared "Missing In Action" during the Battle of Midway. He was awarded a Distinguished Flying Cross and a Purple Heart.
Service # 4037326
Note: Entered the service from New York.
Plot: Courts of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56130123
ARm3 Field rests in honored glory with all the others of Torpedo Squadron 8 (VT-8). Except for his pilot Ens. George Gay, all were KIA during the Battle of Midway. RIP...|
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