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RM2 Clinton Francis Bolter

Birth
Death 13 Nov 1942
At Sea
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets Of The Missing
Memorial ID 56751130 · View Source
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Clinton served as a Radioman Second Class, U.S.S. Juneau (CL-52), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in New York County, New York prior to the war.

Clinton was declared "Missing In Action" in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal during the war.

The Juneau, in the early morning hours in near pitch darkness, was first struck on the port side by a torpedo causing a severe list. The Juneau, once dawn broke, then tried to return to Espiritu Santo for repairs along with the battle damaged U.S.S. Helena and U.S.S. San Francisco, when the Juneau was again hit by a torpedo from Japanese I-26 causing her to sink.

He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Husband of Katheleen Gloria Bolter who resided in New York City, New York.

Service # 3759301

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56751130
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for RM2 Clinton Francis Bolter (unknown–13 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56751130, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .