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SF2c Charles Edward Durney

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SF2c Charles Edward Durney

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death
16 Jun 1943 (aged 22)
At Sea
Memorial Site*
Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines

* A structure erected in honor of someone whose remains lie elsewhere.

Plot
Tablets of the Missing ~ U.S. Navy
Memorial ID
56775475 View Source

Charles served as a Ship Fitter Second Class, U.S.S. LST-469, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was declared "Missing In Action" when the U.S.S. L.S.T. 469 was torpedoed off the coast of Australia and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He had served in the Navy for eleven months at the time of his death.

Service # 6507521

Son of Samuel Joseph Durney and Jane Teresa McCafferty Durney who resided at 915 South Broom Street, Wilmington, Delaware.

( Bio & Family Links by: Russ Pickett )

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Charles served as a Ship Fitter Second Class, U.S.S. LST-469, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was declared "Missing In Action" when the U.S.S. L.S.T. 469 was torpedoed off the coast of Australia and was awarded the Purple Heart.

He had served in the Navy for eleven months at the time of his death.

Service # 6507521

Son of Samuel Joseph Durney and Jane Teresa McCafferty Durney who resided at 915 South Broom Street, Wilmington, Delaware.

( Bio & Family Links by: Russ Pickett )

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 56775475
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56775475/charles-edward-durney: accessed ), memorial page for SF2c Charles Edward Durney (23 Jan 1921–16 Jun 1943), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56775475, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .