- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Friday, 17 June 2016 09:01
Samuel Aldophus Abercrombie
Seaman First Class
S. A. ABERCROMBIE
- Name: Samuel Adolphus Abercrombie
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 360 19 81
- Rate: S1/c (Seaman First Class)
- Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
- Enlisted: 2 August 1940
- Place: Houston, Texas
- Onboard USS Arizona: 14 October 1940
- From: NTS San Diego
- Date of Birth: 18 March 1919
- Place of Birth: Texas
- Hometown / State on December 1941: Legget, Texas
- Next of Kin: Mr. Richard Edwards Abercrombie - Brother
- Address: Leggett, Texas
- 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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