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MM2 Chester Dexter Underwood

MM2 Chester Dexter Underwood

Birth
West Chesterfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 7 May 1942
At Sea
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 56791591 · View Source
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Son of Raymond Scott Underwood.

Chester served as a Machinist's Mate, Second Class, USS Neosho (AO-23), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Cheshire County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

Chester was declared "Missing In Action" when the Neosho was attacked and bombed by Japanese planes during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 2125109

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56791591
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for MM2 Chester Dexter Underwood (unknown–7 May 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56791591, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .