SF3C Howard T Shepherd

SF3C Howard T Shepherd

Birth
New Jersey, USA
Death 7 Feb 1943
At Sea
Burial Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 56294309 · View Source
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Howard served as a Shipfitter, Third Class, S.S. Henry R. Mallory, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in the State of Delaware, exact place currently unknown, prior to the war.

He was declared "Missing In Action" when the Mallory was sunk by a torpedo from German U-Boat U-402 600 miles of the coast of Iceland during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 7225323

Howard was the only Delawarean on the Mallory.

( 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 56294309
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SF3C Howard T Shepherd (unknown–7 Feb 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56294309, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .