Husband of Elizabeth H. Schmidt who resided in Annapolis, Maryland during the war.
Maximilian served as the Commander, U.S.S. Scorpion (SS-278), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Missouri prior to the war.
Maximilian was declared "Missing In Action" when the Scorpion possibly struck a mined in the Yellow Sea during the war.
He was awarded the "Navy Cross", Bronze Star, and a Purple Heart.
Service # O-071341
This record is a "Cenotaph" in his honor. He also has a Cenotaph in the Manila American Cemetery, Manila City, Philippines which can be seen using the family links below.
( Bio by: Russ Pickett )
CDR, US NAVY WORLD WAR II
Elizabeth Hillard Berry
1910–1986 (m. 1930)
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