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Capt Edward Dean Spruance
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1915
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
Death: May 30, 1969

Edward Spruance was the son of Admiral Raymond A. Spruance, USN and his wife Margaret Dean Spruance

Captain Spruance was born 24 October 1915 at Norfolk, Virginia He was a submariner in WWII commanding USS LIONFISH. he later was skipper of a captured Japanese "I" boat after the occupation of Japan. Captain Spruance was killed in a car accident in 1969

Captain Spruance was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry while serving as approach officer aboard the submarine USS Tambor during WWII. 
Family links: 
  Raymond Ames Spruance (1886 - 1969)
  Margaret Vance Dean Spruance (1888 - 1985)
  Josephine Selden Spruance (1918 - 1980)
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Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: Birch Lot/Section/Panel: Square #2 Grave: 262
Created by: Graves
Record added: Mar 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87624977
Capt Edward Dean Spruance
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Capt Edward Dean Spruance
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Capt Edward Dean Spruance
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- Bulldog Fan
 Added: Jun. 20, 2016
My brother served under Capt. Spruance in 1966. May he rest in peace.
- Lilly Martin
 Added: Feb. 16, 2016

- Bernard Johnson
 Added: Jul. 12, 2015
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