|Death: ||Dec. 18, 1944|
Son of Mr. and Mrs. George Franklin Elburn.
Charles served as a Seaman, First Class, U.S.S. Monaghan (DD-354), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Rock Hall, Kent County, Maryland prior to the war.
He died in the "Line Of Duty" in a Non-Battle related incident when the Monaghan sunk during a typhoon in the Pacific during the war. The U.S.S. Spence and U.S.S. Hull also sank during this typhoon.
Service # 6027643
Note: Entered the service from Maryland.
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56772673
Lost at sea when the USS Spence went down during Typhoon Cobra, 315 lives lost.|
Added: Dec. 15, 2012
Added: Jan. 13, 2012