CONLIN, James Leo - F2/c USN - Illinois

James Leo Conlin F2c

James Leo Conlin F2c

James Leo Conlin

Fireman Second Class

James Leo Conlin F2c

Memorial Wall

  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 337 32 00
  • Rate: F2c (Fireman Second Class)
  • Duties: Fire and tend boilers. Operate, adjust and repair pumps.
  • Enlisted: 11 June 1940
  • Place: St. Louis, Missouri
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 12 October 1940
  • From: RS San Diego, California
  • Date of Birth: 8 June 1922
  • Place of Birth: Illinois
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Decatur, Illinois
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Rosa Conlin - Mother
  • Address: 516 E. Grand Ave., Decatur, Illinois
  • Brother: Bernard Eugene Conlin also KIA USS Arizona.
  • 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

Photo courtesy of Budd Nease Collection, Past Historian, USS Arizona Reunion Association

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