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SMN Thomas James Berstler
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1927
Death: May 12, 1947
Pennsylvania, USA

Thomas J Berstler, Seaman, USN & USMC, According to US Navy Muster Rolls He served on Ships Listed Below. Served 1944-1946.

Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999 about Thomas J Berstler
Name: Thomas J Berstler
Birth Date: 17 Apr 1927
Death Date: 12 May 1947
Age: 20
Military Branch: Marines, Navy
Veteran of Which War: World War II
Cemetery Name: Mount Moriah Cemetery
Cemetery Location: Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949 about Thomas J Berstler
Name: Thomas J Berstler
Ship, Station or Activity: Sierra
Ship Number or Designation: AD 18
Muster Date: 2 Sep 1944

USS Sierra (AD-18) was a destroyer tender that served with the US Navy during World War II through to the 1990s.

The second USN ship to bear the name, Sierra was laid down on 31 December 1941 by the Tampa Shipbuilding Company of Tampa, Florida; launched on 23 February 1943; and commissioned on 20 March 1944, Capt. P. B. Koonce in command.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Sierra_%28AD-18%29

U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949 about Thomas J Berstler
Name: Thomas J Berstler
Ship, Station or Activity: Hickox
Ship Number or Designation: DD 673
Muster Date: 1 Jan 1946

USS Hickox (DD-673) was a Fletcher-class destroyer of the United States Navy, named for Lieutenant Commander Ralph Hickox (19031942).

Hickox was launched 4 July 1943 by Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company, Kearny, N.J.; sponsored by Mrs. Ralph Hickox, wife of the late Commander Hickox; and commissioned 10 September 1943, Comdr. William M. Sweetser in command

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Hickox_%28DD-673%29

U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949 about Thomas James Berstler
Name: Thomas James Berstler
Ship, Station or Activity: Pickaway
Ship Number or Designation: APA-222
Muster Date: 1 Jun 1946

USS Pickaway (APA/LPA-222) was a Haskell-class attack transport of the United States Navy. Built and used during World War II, she was of the VC2-S-AP5 Victory ship design type.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Pickaway_%28APA-222%29

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Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 100 2SE Center
 
Created by: Rubbings
Record added: Mar 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86334890
SMN Thomas James Berstler
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SMN Thomas James Berstler
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SMN Thomas James Berstler
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We placed a flag on your grave your grave yesterday. Thanks for your service.Maybe some day your murder will be solved.
- Alice Bragg-Berstler
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013

- JUDY L.
 Added: Mar. 8, 2012

- Rubbings
 Added: Mar. 6, 2012
 
 
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