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Stephen Nezarius Aleksiewicz

Birth
Death 12 Nov 1944
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot B Row 15 Grave 103
Memorial ID 158487264 · View Source
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Son of Mr. & Mrs. Daniel Aleksiewicz who resided in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Stephen served as a Storekeeper Third Class, U.S.S. Achilles (ARL-41), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Fairfield County, Connecticut prior to the war.

Stephen was "Killed In Action" when the Achilles, while off Samar in San Pedro Bay, was hit by a Japanese kamikaze during the war.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

The Achilles survived the attack and the war.

Service # 8076202

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Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding that this record was not recorded at Manila!

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Inscription

SK3C, US NAVY WORLD WAR II


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: Janice Hollandsworth
  • Added: 22 Feb 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 158487264
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stephen Nezarius Aleksiewicz (unknown–12 Nov 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 158487264, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .