- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Sunday, 05 June 2016 03:42
Walter Robert Boviall
Avation Machinist's Mate Second Class
W. R. BOVIALL
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 299 88 04
- Rate: AMM2/c (Aviation Machinist's Mate Second Class)
- Duties: Assemble, service and repair airplanes and airplane engines. Splice aircraft wiring. Know principles and theory of flying.
- Enlisted: 12 December 1937
- Place: Chicago, Illinois
- Onboard USS Arizona: 12 March 1938
- From: NTS Great Lakes, Illinois
- Date of Birth: Abt 1918
- Place of Birth: Wisconsin
- Hometown / State December 1941: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
- Next of Kin: Mr. James Boviall - Father
- Address: 1805 S. 4th Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
- 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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