SMN Stephen Baran

SMN Stephen Baran

Death 16 Nov 1943 (aged 29)
At Sea
Cenotaph Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA

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Stephen, who resided at 1220 Pearl Street, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Seaman First Class on the U.S.S. Corvina (SS-226), U.S. Navy, during World War II.

He was declared "Missing In Action" when the Corvina was torpedoed and sunk by Japanese submarine I-176 south of Truk.

He had served the Navy for three years at the time of his death and was awarded a Purple Heart.

His remains were not recovered.

Service # 2438238

Stephen was the only crew member from Delaware on the Corvina.

Son of Nicholas Baran and Anna Leszynsky Baran.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56114641
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for SMN Stephen Baran (13 Sep 1914–16 Nov 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56114641, citing Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .