BLANCHARD, Albert Richard - COX USN - Minnesota

Albert Richard Blanchard COX

Albert Richard Blanchard COX

Albert Richard Blanchard

Coxswain

Albert Richard Blanchard COX
A. R. BLANCHARD

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  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 328 61 88
  • Rate: COX(Coxswain)
  • Duties: Work with canvas and handle boats. Know signaling.
  • Enlisted: 14 November 1939
  • Place: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 27 January 1940
  • From: NTS Great Lakes, Illinois
  • Date of Birth: 11 February 1918
  • Place of Birth: Ramsey County, Minnesota
  • Hometown / State December 1941: St. Paul, Minnesota
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Anna B Spock - Mother
  • Address: 739 Margaret St., St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 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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