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ENS William Ignatius Halloran
Birth: Jul. 23, 1915
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1941
Pearl Harbor
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA

Cleveland Ohio's first World War 2 casualty. He left his job as a journalist to volunteer for active duty in the U.S. Naval Reserve in 1940. After attending the U.S. Naval Reserve Midshipmen's School at Northwestern University, Halloran received an ensign's commission in June 1941. Halloran perished aboard the Arizona on December 7th 1941, when it was sunk during the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor.The U.S.S. Halloran was launched in 1944, and in 1945 a Cleveland city park was named in Halloran's honor. He was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart, American Defense Fleet Medal, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, and World War II Freedom Medal.  (bio by: Joyce) 
Family links: 
  Lawrence J Halloran (1882 - 1968)
  Stella Rose McGuire Halloran (1886 - 1973)
  William Ignatius Halloran (1915 - 1941)**
  William Ignatius Halloran (1915 - 1941)
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Cause of death: Killed aboard the USS Arizona
USS Arizona Memorial
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
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Originally Created by: Joyce
Record added: Oct 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6870797
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All gave some. Some gave all.Thank you for your dedication and service to our great country.
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