- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Sunday, 05 June 2016 03:25
Kenneth Leroy Bosley
Electrician's Mate Third Class
K. L. BOSLEY
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 321 48 87
- Rate: EM3/c (Electrician's Mate Third Class)
- Duties: Use electrical tools and repair electrical equipment. Charge storage batteries. Wind armatures. Stand watch on main gyrocompass and in main control room of electrically driven ships. Repair telephone circuits. Apply first aid in case of electrical shock.
- Enlisted: 15 October 1940
- Place: Des Moines, Iowa
- Onboard USS Arizona: 9 December 1940
- From: NTS Great Lakes, Illinois
- Date of Birth: Abt 1922
- Place of Birth: Iowa
- Hometown / State December 1941: Sioux City, Iowa
- Next of Kin: Mr. Clarence A Bosley - Father
- Address: 1124 22nd Street, Sioux City, 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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