Herman Matthew Johnson

Herman Matthew Johnson

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 27 Oct 1943 (aged 21)
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot B, 264
Memorial ID 3779464 · View Source
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Husband of Bettie Lee Johnson.

Herman served as a Steward's Mate, Second Class, U.S.S. Cony (DD-508), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in the District of Columbia prior to the war.

He was "Killed In Action" when the Cony and the Philip (DD-498) were attacked by about 25 enemy bombers near the Treasury Islands during the war. He was awarded a Purple Heart.


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3779464
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Herman Matthew Johnson (1 Jun 1922–27 Oct 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3779464, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .