|Birth: ||Mar. 14, 1921|
|Death: ||Jun. 1, 1944|
Franklin served as a Motor Machinist's Mate, Third Class, U.S.S. Herring, U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Milton, Sussex County, Delaware prior to the war.
He was declared "Missing In Action" when the Herring was sunk by Japanese shore defense batteries on Matua Island during the war. He was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 2585528
Note: Entered the service from Delaware
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56129409