BUCKLEY, Jack C. - FC3/c USN - Kentucky

Jack C Buckley FC3c

Jack C Buckley FC3c

Jack C Buckley

Fire Controlman Third Class

Jack C Buckley FC3c

Memorial Wall

  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 287 45 85
  • Rate: FC3c (Fire Controlman Third Class)
  • Duties: Stow, inspect and repair fire control instruments. Take charge of fire control equipment. Know electricity - A.C. and D.C. Man fire control stations.
  • Enlisted: 15 October 1940
  • Place: Louisville, Kentucky
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 9 December 1940
  • From: NTS Great Lakes, Missouri
  • Date of Birth: 22 August 1922
  • Place of Birth: Pike County, Kentucky
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Pikeville, Kentucky
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Lydia Buckley - Mother
  • Address: Box 173, Pikeville, Kentucky
  • 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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