S1 Joseph Albert Gerst

S1 Joseph Albert Gerst

Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Apr 1945
At Sea
Cenotaph Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia
Plot Tablets Of The Missing ~ Navy
Memorial ID 56247179 · View Source
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Entered the service from Pennsylvania.

Joseph died in the sinking of the Liberty Ship SS Paul Hamilton on April 20, 1944. He lived at 203 Chamber Street, Danville, Pennsylvania. His family was notified on Mothers' Day 1944 that he was missing. His remains were never recovered.

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  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56247179
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for S1 Joseph Albert Gerst (unknown–21 Apr 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56247179, citing North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial, Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6) .