William Joseph Regan, Jr

William Joseph Regan, Jr

Birth
Death 24 Apr 1945
Memorial Site* Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA

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

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Memorial ID 59162599 · View Source
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Son of William Joseph Regan, Sr. and Helen C. Dolan Regan.

Husband of Mildred Elva Taylor Regan.

William, who resided at 46 Reamer Avenue, Richardson Park, Wilmington, Delaware, served as a Motor Machinist's Mate Third Class with the destroyer U.S.S. Frederick C. Davis (DE-136), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was declared "Missing In Action" and "Lost At Sea" when the Davis was sunk by German Submarine U-546 in the the North Atlantic during the war. U-546 was later sunk that same day with other U.S. Navy ships.

He had served in the Navy for two years and eight months at the time of his death.


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 24 Sep 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 59162599
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Joseph Regan, Jr (unknown–24 Apr 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 59162599, citing East Coast Memorial, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .