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GM3 John Raymond Boyd
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Birth: unknown
Death: Sep. 25, 1943

Son of Herbert F. Boyd and Phobe A. Ruth Boyd.

John lived at 217 East Ayre Street, Newport, Delaware.

He served aboard the U.S.S. Skill, an auxiliary Mine Sweeper which was struck by an enemy torpedo while in Salarno Bay, Italy on September 25, 1943.

He was "Killed In Action" on that day and his remains were not recovered. He was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 2441657
Note: Entered the service from Delaware.
Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial
Provincia di Roma
Lazio, Italy
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56306784
GM3 John Raymond Boyd
Added by: Russ Pickett
GM3 John Raymond Boyd
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Added by: Marc Ryan
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- Tx☆Oma
 Added: Oct. 10, 2012
Awarded the Purple Heart! United States Navy. Missing in Action or Buried at Sea.
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Sep. 29, 2005
One of Delaware's Heros!
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Sep. 29, 2005

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