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Chester Edwin Tippet

Death 4 Jul 1942
At Sea
Burial Body lost at sea
Memorial ID 154863249 · View Source
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Chester served as a Able Seaman, S.S. Norlandia, Merchant Marines during World War II.

He resided in Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

Chester was declared "Missing In Action" when the Norlandia was hit by a torpedo from German submarine U-575 and sunk in the Carribean during the war. He was awarded the Mariner's Medal.

His remains were not recovered.


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 11 Nov 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 154863249
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Chester Edwin Tippet (unknown–4 Jul 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 154863249, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Body lost at sea.