CONRAD, Walter Ralph - QM2/c USN - Ohio

Walter Ralph Conrad QM2c

Walter Ralph Conrad QM2c

Walter Ralph Conrad

Quartermaster Second Class

Walter Ralph Conrad QM2c

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  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number: 283 18 21
  • Rate: QM2c (Quartermaster Second Class)
  • Duties: In charge of the watch-to-watch navigation and the maintenance, correction, and preparation of nautical charts and navigation publications. Also responsible for navigational instruments and clocks and the training of ship's lookouts and helmsmen.
  • Enlisted: 7 July 1936
  • Place: Cleveland, Ohio
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 6 June 1937
  • From: RS Norfolk, Virginia
  • Date of Birth: 29 September 1917
  • Place of Birth: Canton, Ohio
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Lynwood, California
  • Next of Kin: Mrs. Irene Marie Conrad - Wife
  • Address: 1036 Stockton, Lynwood, California
  • Brother: Homer Milton Conrad, Jr. 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

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