CORCORAN, Gerard John - S1/c USN - New York

Gerard John Corcoran S1c

Gerard John Corcoran S1c

Gerard John Corcoran

Seaman First Class

Gerard John Corcoran S1c

Memorial Wall

  • Branch: United States Navy
  • Service Number:223 64 58
  • Rate: S1c (Seaman First Class)
  • Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
  • Enlisted: 23 January 1940
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Onboard USS Arizona: 8 January 1941
  • From: RS Bremerton, Washington
  • Date of Birth: Abt 1923
  • Place of Birth: New York
  • Hometown / State December 1941: Corona, Flushing, New York (Queens)
  • Next of Kin: Mr. John Corcoran - Father
  • Address: 4063 97th St., Corona, Flushing, New York
  • 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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