- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Sunday, 12 June 2016 20:36
John Calvin Atchison
J. C. ATCHISON
- Branch: United States Marine Corps
- Service Number: 291613
- Rate: Pvt (Private)
- Enlisted: 14 Aug 1940
- Place: St. Louis, Missouri
- Transferred: 14 October 1940 From Recruit Depot San Diego, California to MB (Marine Barracks) PSNY (Puget Sound Navy Yard), Bremerton, Washington via USS Arizona (not assigned to USS Arizona until December 1940).
- Onboard USS Arizona: 3 December 1940 (Marine Detachment)
- From: Guard Co. #1, PSNY (Puget Sound Naval Shipyard), Bremerton, Washington
- Date of Birth: Abt 1918
- Place of Birth: Louisiana
- Hometown / State December 1941: St. Louis, Missouri
- Next of Kin: Mr. Earl Atchison - Father
- Address: 2009 Oregon Ave., St. Louis, Missouri
- 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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