|Birth: ||Apr. 16, 1922|
|Death: ||Nov. 17, 1943, Solomon Islands|
Private First Class Oakley Shelby Brock was killed in action on Wednesday, November 17th, 1943 19 miles off Cape Torokina, Empress Augusta Bay, Bougainville, Solomon Islands. He was aboard the USS USS McKEAN (APD-5) when it was struck by a Japanese aerial torpedo and sank. PFC Brock was serving with M Company, 3rd Battalion, 21st Marine Regiment, Third Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force when he died. Rest in peace.
Note: Entered the service from Ohio.
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
National Capital Region, Philippines
Maintained by: Bruce and Wendy Linz
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56764679