|Death: ||Nov. 25, 1944|
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Leroy Eavey, Sr.
Ernest served as a Storekeeper, First Class, U.S.S. Liscome Bay (CVE-56), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Keedysville, Washington County, Maryland prior to the war.
He was declared "Missing In Action" 20 miles southwest of Butaritari Island in the Pacific when the Liscome Bay was sunk by a torpedo from Japanese submarine I-175. He was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 6021592
Note: Entered the service from Maryland.
Plot: Courts of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56129363