- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Saturday, 23 July 2016 03:58
John Virgel Zeiler
Seaman First Class
J. V. ZEILER
- Name: John Virgel Zeiler
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 372 18 59
- Rate: S1/c (Seaman First Class)
- Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
- Enlisted: 1 October 1940
- Place: Denver, Colorado
- Onboard USS Arizona: 6 December 1940
- From: USS Enterprise
- Date of Birth: Abt 1923
- Place of Birth: Nebraska
- Hometown / State December 1941: Holyoke, Colorado
- Next of Kin: Mr. John Zeiler - Father
- Address: Holyoke, Colorado
- Disposition: Unrecoverable – Among the 900+ souls still onboard the USS Arizona
- Posthumous Awards: Purple Heart, American Defense Service Medal w/Fleet Clasp, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/Star, WWII Victory Medal
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