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CPO Joseph Paul Astrab
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1900
Death: Dec. 1, 1970

Mr. Astrab first joined the United State Army in May of 1919. He served his three years and was discharged in May of 1922. He then joined the United State Navy in August of 1922 and was eventually retired as a Chief Gunner's Mate in February of 1948. During his Navy career he was assigned to the USS Pennsylvania, USS Seattle, USS Mallard, USS Pigeon (ASR6), USS Canopus, USS Finch (AM-9), USS Henderson, USS Quincy, USS Tuscaloosa, USS Arcturus(AKA-1), USS Washburn (AKA-108) and the USS Missouri (BB-63). During his service in WWII he participated in the Algeria-Morocco Landing, the Sicilian Occupation, the Salerno Landings, and the Invasion of Southern France. He was awarded the Navy Good Conduct medal, the China Service medal, the American Defense Service medal, the American Theater Campaign medal, the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign medal, the European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign medal with 4 service stars, and the World War II Victory medal with service lapel button. 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael E Astrab (1864 - 1940)
  Elizabeth Mitersky Astrab (1865 - 1940)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Mary Moze Astrab (1908 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mike Astrab (1890 - 1890)*
  Mary Astrab (1892 - 1892)*
  Annie Astrab (1893 - 1893)*
  Anna M. Astrab (1894 - 1983)*
  Michael E Astrab (1897 - 1958)*
  John Astrab (1899 - ____)*
  Joseph Paul Astrab (1900 - 1970)
  Marion L Astrab Lucas (1906 - 1987)*
  Veronica E. Astrab Stulack (1907 - 1977)*
  Ella Astrab (1908 - 1908)*
  Helen Astrab (1911 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Masaryktown Cemetery
Masaryktown
Hernando County
Florida, USA
Plot: Middle rows of cemetery
 
Maintained by: Debi
Originally Created by: Pugg
Record added: Jun 15, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8937873
CPO Joseph Paul Astrab
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CPO Joseph Paul Astrab
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Dear Great Uncle Joe,Thank you for all of your service to the great country we call America. I am honored to know that your legacy and life were dedicated to serve yoru country. I was so little when you left us, my only regret is not getting to hear you...(Read more)
- Debi
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
Thank you for your service to America. Rest in peace proud warrior.
-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 4, 2009

- Pugg
 Added: Oct. 20, 2009
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