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StM1C John Bryant
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StM1C John Bryant

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 26 Mar 1945
Cenotaph Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Courts of the Missing
Memorial ID 56116628 · View Source
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Son of Lilly Bryant.

John served as a Steward's Mate First Class, U.S.S. Gilmer (DD-233), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided at 1001 B Street, Wilmington, Delaware prior to the war.

John was "Killed In Action" when the Gilmer has hit by a Japanese kamikaze in her galley deckhouse during the war.

John was the only sailor on the Gilmer that was killed in this attack.

He had served in the Navy for one year at the time of his death and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He was buried at sea.

Service # 9065256

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56116628
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for StM1C John Bryant (unknown–26 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56116628, citing Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .