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SC3 Richard William Wybrow

SC3 Richard William Wybrow

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 17 Oct 1944
At Sea
Burial Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 56792011 · View Source
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Having actually gone "Missing" on the above date, he was not officially declared by the military as being dead until November 14, 1945.

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Son of Jennie May Wybrow.

Richard served as a Ship's Cook, Third Class, U.S.S. Escolar (SS-294), U.S. Navy during World War II.

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

Richard was declared "Missing In Action" when the Escolar was probably mined in the Yellow Sea during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 6666613

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56792011
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SC3 Richard William Wybrow (unknown–17 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56792011, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Capital District, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .