BERSCH, Arthur Anthony - S1/c USN - Iowa

Arthur Anthony Bersch S1c

Arthur Anthony Bersch S1c

Arthur Anthony Bersch

Seaman First Class

Arthur Anthony Bersch S1c

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  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 321 48 95
  • Rate: S1c (Seaman First Class)
  • Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
  • Enlisted: 15 October 1940
  • Place: Des Moines, Iowa
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 9 December 1940
  • From: NTS Great Lakes, Illinois
  • Date of Birth: 16 August 1920
  • Place of Birth: Muscatine, Iowa
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Muscatine, Iowa
  • Next of Kin: Mr. Edward C Bersch - Father
  • Address: 314 Cedar Street, Muscatine, Iowa
  • 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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