|Death: ||Oct. 12, 1942|
Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
Listing from the U.S. Navy Casualties Books, 1776-1941, Combat Naval Casualties, World War II, (AL-MO):
Albright, Sam R., Signalman 2c, USNR. Father, Mr. Ed Everett Albright, Skidmore.
See the December 17, 1942 Maryville Daily forum, page 2 for a brief report of his death. Sam R. Albright, Signalman Second Class, U. S. Naval Reserve died by enemy action while serving on the U. S. S. Duncan.
According to the February 17, 1944 Maryville Daily Forum, page 1, he was awarded the Purple Heart.
Edward Everett Albright (1881 - 1965)
Minnie L Vance Albright (1886 - 1983)
Robert Galen Albright (1908 - 1910)*
Sam R Albright (1912 - 1942)
Lost at sea near Guadal Canal, USS Duncan
Created by: Robin Riat
Record added: Sep 27, 2011
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Added: Sep. 2, 2012