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Harlan Carl Christiansen
Lenora & Carl Christiansen 1991
- Name: Harlan "Buddy" Carl Christiansen
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 342 51 69
- Rate: AS (Apprentice Seaman)
- Duties: Know naval drill duties, tie knots. Stand watch.
- Enlisted: 19 August 1941
- Place: Kansas City, Missouri
- Onboard USS Arizona: 3 November 1941
- From: RS San Diego
- Date of Birth: 14 September 1922
- Place of Birth: Kansas
- Date of Death: 14 July 2002
- Place of Death: Kansas
- Interment: Park Cemetery, Columbus, Kansas
Mr. Carson's brother, Edward "Sonny" Lee Christian was also serving on the USS Arizona and was KIA 7 December 1941.
Photos courtesy of Lorraine Marks-Haislip, Past Historian, USS Arizona Reunion Association
Information researched and compiled by N. A. Nease and provided on USSARIZONA.ORG free of charge.
May not be reprinted in any form, other than educational use, without prior written permission of the author.