WTC Nicholas Timko

WTC Nicholas Timko

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 16 Oct 1942 (aged 31)
Memorial Site* Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines

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

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Memorial ID 56777935 · View Source
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Nicholas served as a Chief Water Tender, USS Meredith (DD-434), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Delaware prior to the war.

He was declared "Missing In Action" when the Meredith was hit by approximately 14 bombs and seven torpedoes in the south Pacific during the war and sank. He was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 2433604

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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Gravesite Details Entered the service from Delaware.



  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56777935
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for WTC Nicholas Timko (30 May 1911–16 Oct 1942), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56777935, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .