|Death: ||Apr. 28, 1944, At Sea|
Son of Laura White.
Ernest served as an Electrician's Mate 3rd Class, USS LST-531, U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Rehoboth, Sussex County, Delaware prior to the war.
Ernest was declared "Lost At Sea" when LST-531 was torpedoed and sunk by German motor torpedo boats south of England during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.
Service # 2585656
This record is possibly a "Cenotaph" in his honor.
Note: USNR, Lost at sea
Plot: Section 7
GPS (lat/lon): 38.37717, -75.59766
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Jun 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54301931