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Jerry Osborne
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Birth: unknown
Death: Oct. 27, 1944

US Navy sailor. He was a water tender on the USS Samuel B. Roberts, a destroyer escort, which fought valiently and was later sunk during the Battle off Samar Island in World War II. He was one of many men adrift in the ocean after his ship sank. He died of wounds and exposure after being rescued by Patrol Craft 623. 
Note: Ref: pages 361 and 392, Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors, by J.D. Hornfishcer
Body buried at sea
Created by: James Richards
Record added: Dec 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121038222


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