|Death: ||Dec. 20, 1944, At Sea|
Husband of Ethel Francis Mattes.
August served as a Chief Electrician's Mate, USS Fogg (DE-57), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Baltimore, Maryland prior to the war.
He was declared "Missing In Action" when the Fogg was torpedoed by German submarine U-870 near the Azores during the war. He was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 6025825
Note: Entered the service from Maryland
Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Manche
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56350804