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 Christen Norman Christensen

Christen Norman Christensen

Birth
USA
Death 25 Jun 1944 (aged 21)
At Sea
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot J 0 14583
Memorial ID 82586075 · View Source
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Quartermaster 3rd Class, US Navy; Helmsman, USS Texas (BB-35). Next of kin: Mrs. Kristine Christensen, wife. Home of record: Brooklyn, New York. Killed at sea off Cherbourg, France, when the bridge of the Texas was struck by a German shell. He was the only combat fatality aboard the Texas during the whole of World War II.


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  • Maintained by: Doc Wilson
  • Originally Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin
  • Added: 29 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82586075
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Christen Norman Christensen (7 Feb 1923–25 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82586075, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Doc Wilson (contributor 47464039) .