- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Friday, 03 June 2016 18:58
Harold Walter Bauer
H. W. BAUER
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 410 14 26
- Rate: R3/c V-3 (Radioman Third Class)
- Duties: Transmit and receive radio messages. Encipher and decipher messages.
- Enlisted: 13 November 1940
- Place: Kansas
- Onboard USS Arizona: 25 January 1941
- From: NRS San Diego, California
- Date of Birth: Abt 1914
- Place of Birth: Kansas
- Hometown / State December 1941: Wichita, Kansas
- Next of Kin: Mrs Beatrice Rose Bauer - Wife
- Address: 1337 Bettin Street, Wichita, Kansas
- 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
Notes: Portrait believed to be hand painted by his sister, Francis Sayer. Harold and Beatrice were married Christmas Day 1940.
Information researched and compiled by N. A. Nease and provided on USSARIZONA.ORG free of charge.
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