APPLE, Robert William - F1/c USN - Illinois

Robert William Apple F1c

Robert William Apple F1c

Robert William Apple

Fireman First Class

Robert William Apple F1c

Memorial Wall

  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 299 84 50
  • Rate: F1/c (Fireman First Class)
  • Duties: Fire and tend boilers. Operate, adjust and repair pumps.
  • Enlisted: 9 February 1937
  • Place: Chicago, Illinois
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 19 June 1937
  • From: NTS Great Lakes
  • Date of Birth: Abt. 1918
  • Place of Birth: Illinois
  • Hometown / State on December 1941: Sterling, Illinois
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Rose Marie Apple - Mother
  • Address: 411 11th Ave., Sterling, Illinois
  • 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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