SMN Thomas James Berstler

Photo added by Brenda Reilley Hun

SMN Thomas James Berstler

  • Birth 17 Apr 1927
  • Death 12 May 1947 Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Section 100 2SE Center
  • Memorial ID 86334890

Thomas J Berstler, Seaman, USN & USMC, According to US Navy Muster Rolls He served on Ships Listed Below. Served 1944-1946.

Pennsylvania Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-1999 about Thomas J Berstler
Name: Thomas J Berstler
Birth Date: 17 Apr 1927
Death Date: 12 May 1947
Age: 20
Military Branch: Marines, Navy
Veteran of Which War: World War II
Cemetery Name: Mount Moriah Cemetery
Cemetery Location: Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949 about Thomas J Berstler
Name: Thomas J Berstler
Ship, Station or Activity: Sierra
Ship Number or Designation: AD 18
Muster Date: 2 Sep 1944

USS Sierra (AD-18) was a destroyer tender that served with the US Navy during World War II through to the 1990s.

The second USN ship to bear the name, Sierra was laid down on 31 December 1941 by the Tampa Shipbuilding Company of Tampa, Florida; launched on 23 February 1943; and commissioned on 20 March 1944, Capt. P. B. Koonce in command.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Sierra_%28AD-18%29

U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949 about Thomas J Berstler
Name: Thomas J Berstler
Ship, Station or Activity: Hickox
Ship Number or Designation: DD 673
Muster Date: 1 Jan 1946

USS Hickox (DD-673) was a Fletcher-class destroyer of the United States Navy, named for Lieutenant Commander Ralph Hickox (1903–1942).

Hickox was launched 4 July 1943 by Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Company, Kearny, N.J.; sponsored by Mrs. Ralph Hickox, wife of the late Commander Hickox; and commissioned 10 September 1943, Comdr. William M. Sweetser in command

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Hickox_%28DD-673%29

U.S. World War II Navy Muster Rolls, 1938-1949 about Thomas James Berstler
Name: Thomas James Berstler
Ship, Station or Activity: Pickaway
Ship Number or Designation: APA-222
Muster Date: 1 Jun 1946

USS Pickaway (APA/LPA-222) was a Haskell-class attack transport of the United States Navy. Built and used during World War II, she was of the VC2-S-AP5 Victory ship design type.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Pickaway_%28APA-222%29

Click Link to see all The Lost Sailors I've Found

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=vcsr&GSvcid=266131


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Rubbings
  • Added: 6 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86334890
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SMN Thomas James Berstler (17 Apr 1927–12 May 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86334890, citing Mount Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Rubbings (contributor 47671529) .