- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Tuesday, 14 June 2016 00:10
John Albert Doherty
Machinist's Mate Second Class
J. A. DOHERTY
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 368 41 33
- Rate: MM2c (Machinist's Mate Second Class)
- Duties: Operate main and auxiliary engines. Adjust, repair, and overhaul engines. Be familiar with ship's drainage systems, distilling plants, evaporators and pumps.
- Enlisted: 11 July 1938
- Place: Salt Lake City, Utah
- Onboard USS Arizona: 23 October 1938
- Date of Birth: Abt 1919
- Place of Birth: Unknown
- Hometown / State December 1941: Monterey, California
- Next of Kin: Mrs. Ethel Lee Doherty Brewer - Mother
- Address: Rt. 1, Box 489-C, Monterey, California
- Brother: George Walter Doherty also KIA USS Arizona
- Brother: John Andrew Doherty Survivor 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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