|Death: ||Oct. 30, 1944, At Sea|
Husband of Miriam Eslinger.
Joseph served as a Machinist's Mate, First Class, U.S.S. Franklin (CV-13), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Baltimore, Maryland prior to the war.
He was declared "Missing In Action" when the Franklin was struck by Japanese bombers off Samar during the war. He was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 6025965
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# 56772698