New York, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 1945, At Sea|
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Kazimer Kalenik who resided in Buffalo, New York.
Joseph served as a Gunner's Mate, 1st Class, USS Bismarck Sea (CVE-95), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.
Joseph was declared "Missing In Action" when the Bismarck Sea was sunk by Japanese kamikazes during the Battle of Iwo Jima during the war. He was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # 2341689
Note: Entered the service from New York.
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
Maintained by: Russ Pickett
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56112502