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Col. Russell Elmer Sauvage (1915 - 1999)

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Sk1c Harry Ernest Walker (c.1905 - 1941)

William H. Walker and Naomi M. King had two sons, Harry Earnest Walker and Frank Foote Walker. Harry was born 14 Aug 1905 and died 7 Dec 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma. He was born in Gratio TN.

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Bkr David Leland Kesler (1918 - 1941)

David Leland Kessler was the son of Taylor B. Kessler and Eva E. Merrick. David was born 20 August 1918 in Berthoud Co and died 7 December 1941 as a crew member of the US Oklahoma.

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Lawrence Eldon Woods (b. - 1941)

Lawrence Eldon Woods and his brother Winfred D. Woods were stationed aboard the US Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor. They were the son of Commodore Richmond Woods and Beatrice Mote. Lawrence ...

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GM3c Arnold Eugene "Bill" Lyon (1919 - 1941)

Entered the service from Colorado. Gunner's Mate 3rd Class USN USS WEST VIRGINIA Awards: Purple Heart Metal Aboard the USS West Virginia when it was hit. Survived by his wife Virginia Ysobel "G...

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Donald Robert Shaum (c.1921 - 1941)

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Erdett Holley (c.1920 - 2001)

His brother, Paul Holley, joined the Navy after his graduation from North Platte High School in 1936. Errette, who graduated a year behind him in 1937, also joined the Navy. Both served on the USS Ca...

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Rear Admiral Oliver F. Naquin (1904 - 1989)

Rear Admiral Oliver Francis Naquin, United States Navy (March 24, 1904 – November 13, 1989) was born in New Orleans, and was a 1925 graduate of the United States Naval Academy. He was one of...

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Bandmaster James B. Booe (1899 - 1941)

James Brazier Booe Bandmaster, U.S. Navy United States Navy Entered the Service From: California Service #: 2671197 Chief Bandmaster James Booe was Killed in Action on December 7, 1941, during the ...

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Ens. Verdi D. Sederstrom (1916 - 1941)

Ensign Verdi Delmore Sederstrom, a native of Oregon, was killed in the attack on the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor. A destroyer escort ship, the USS Sederstrom, was commissioned in h...

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Lt. Julian B. Jordan (1904 - 1941)

Assistant Engineering Officer Julian Bethune Jordan was assigned to the USS Oklahoma and died in the attack on Pearl Harbor. The USS Jordan, a destroyer escort ship, was commissioned in his honor.

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F1c Charles Ray Casto (c.1922 - 1941)

Richard and Charles Casto, Ohio, brothers lost aboard the USS Oklahoma. Richard's remains were identified, it is hopeful that DNA testing will identify the remains of Charles.

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F2c Richard Eugene Casto (c.1920 - 1941)

Richard and Charles Casto, Ohio, brothers lost aboard the USS Oklahoma. Richard's remains were identified, it is hopeful that DNA testing will identify the remains of Charles.

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Ens. Francis C. Flaherty, Medal of Honor (1919 - 1941)

Ensign Francis Flaherty is a home-town hero of Charlotte MI. He was one of the first Michigan servicemen to receive a World War II Congressional Medal of Honor. He remained at his station on one of t...

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SK1c Gerald Glenn Cyriack (1921 - 1941)

Storekeeper Second Class (SK2c) Gerald Glenn Cyriack was from Pipestone County, Minnesota. He was barely 20 years of age when he died aboard the USS Oklahoma on 7 December 1941.

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Wt1c Oliver K. Burger (c.1915 - 1941)

Oliver Kenneth Burger is an active USS Oklahoma case. His casualty report lists only a wife, Mary, no maiden name. She lived in San Pedro, California, at the time of his death during the attack on Pe...

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F1c Samuel W. Crowder (c.1906 - 1941)

Fireman First Class Samuel Warwick Crowder was from Louisville, Kentucky. He was the son of William Maddock Crowder and Charlotte Sullivan. Crowder died aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on P...

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EM3c Leslie P. Delles (1920 - 1941)

Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Leslie Phillip Delles was born in Reinbeck, Iowa. He was one of five children, one of the twin sons of Michael Phillip Delles and Ida Mae Peterson. Delles was 21 years of...

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Lt. General Walter C. Short (1880 - 1949)

Walter Campbell Short (March 30, 1880 – March 9, 1949) was a lieutenant general in the United States Army and the U.S. military commander responsible for the defense of U.S. military installat...

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LCdr. Hugh Rossman Alexander (1897 - 1941)

LCDR Hugh Rossman Alexander was born in Potters Mill, Pennsylvania, in December, 1897. He and his brothers Lowell and Elmer were the sons of Hugh S. Alexander and Sarah Catherine Smith. Alexander lef...

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S2c John Cuthbert Auld (1918 - 1941)

John Cuthbert Auld and his brother Edwin were born in England, the sons of Richard and Lillian Auld. The family emigrated after 1921 to the US. Auld was a Seaman 2nd Class aboard the USS Oklahoma w...

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Rm3c Earl Maurice Ellis (1917 - 1941)

Radioman 3rd Class Earl Maurice Ellis was born 20 Aug 1918 in Natchitoches, Louisiana to William Green Ellis and Margaret Alice Rawlins. He was 23 years of age when he was killed while assigned to th...

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S2c Jimmie L. Henrichsen (c.1921 - 1941)

Jimmie Lee Henrichsen was the adopted son of John Henrichsen and Alma Jorgensen. He was born 19 Feb 1921 in Sioux City, Iowa. He was killed 7 December 1941 in service on the USS Oklahoma during the a...

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F1c Glaydon I. C. Iverson (1917 - 1941)

Fireman 3rd Class Glaydon Ignatius Clement Iverson was born 31 October 1917, the son of Edwin Martinus Iverson and Anna I Trytten. Glaydon was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pear...

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F2c Edward E. Casinger (1920 - 1941)

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F1c Leonard R Geller (1921 - 1941)

Leonard Geller was born 5 June 1920 in Yale OK, the son of Floyd Everett and Grace Geller; he had one brother and two sisters. Geller was a casualty of the attack on the USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbo...

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Tedd McKinley Furr (c.1920 - 1941)

Tedd McKinley Furr was one of ten children of Jackson Lafayette Furr and Minnie Booth of the Selma AL area. Furr was a casualty aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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F2c George Edward Giesa (1916 - 1941)

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Mus. Joseph Warren Hoffman (1917 - 1941)

Joseph Warren Hoffman was born in Lyndon OH on 3 September 1917 to Lloyd Harry Hoffman and Donna Wornstaff. He was a musician aboard the USS Oklahoma.

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S2c Harold Lloyd Head (1921 - 1941)

Harold Head was born 21 October 1921 in Browning MO to Noel Price Head and Goldia Alice Myers. The 21 year-old left his parents and three sisters when he was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma at Pearl H...

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S1c George Anderson Coke (1923 - 1941)

George Anderson Coke was born 6 August 1923 in Arlington TX to George Anderson Coke Sr and Julina Jane Tomlin. He also had one brother, Hugh Milton Coke. George died aboard the USS Oklahoma.

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S1c Wilbur Ballance (1921 - 1941)

Wilbur Ballance was born 10 September 1921 in Antwerp MI, one of three children of Lee/Leo Charles Ballance and Sarah Sheldon. Wilbur died 7 December 1941 during the attack on the USS Oklahoma at Pea...

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F1c Harold Eugene Bates (1914 - 1941)

Harold Eugene Bates was born in Rush Center KS on 5 November 1914 and died at Pearl Harbor during the attack on the USS Oklahoma 7 December 1941. Harold was 1 of 2 children of Edward G and Alice Ba...

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WT1c Charles E. Hudson (1902 - 1941)

Charles Eugene Hudson, born 8 July 1902 in Stockton CA, was the only child of Charles Luther Hudson and Anna Belle Wright. Hudson was a Water Tender 1st Class aboard the USS Oklahoma when it was sunk...

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F3c Clarence Arvin Blaylock (1921 - 1941)

Clarence Arvin Blaylock was the only child of Earnest Ruben Blaylock and Coye Inez Hawkins. He was born 6 October 1921 and died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harb...

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S1c Earl Paul Baum (1922 - 1941)

Earl Paul Baum was one of five children of Emil Henry Baum and Emma Elizabeth Fischer. He wa s born 7 January 1922 in Chicago IL and was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma 7 December 1941.

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Cox. Paul Louis Boemer (1920 - 1941)

Born in St Louis MO on 29 January 1920, Paul Louis Boemer was one of two sons of Albert Daniel and Julia Boemer. Paul died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor. ...

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F1c Wesley James Brown (b. - 1941)

Wesley James Brown was the first of four children of Randolph Brown and Bessie White. Born 11 March 1915, Wesley was killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor, aboard the USS Oklahoma, 7 December 1941...

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William Gustave Bruesewitz (1915 - 1941)

William Gustave Bruesewitz, 25 January 1915, Almena WI - 7 December 1941, Pearl Harbor. William was the son of Franz Friedrich "Frank Fred" Bruesewitz and Huldah A. Miller. He died in service to his ...

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S1c Murry R Cargile (1920 - 1941)

Born in Weldon NC 7 April 1920, Murry Randolph Cargile was the son of George Murry Cargile and Mary Parker. Murry was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma, 7 December 1941.

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s1c Millard Burk (1921 - 1941)

Millard Burk Jr was the 6th of 8 children of Millard Burk Sr and Martha Sanders. He was born 22 December 1921, just 19 years of age, when killed aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Har...

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CPO Hubert P. Clement (1911 - 1941)

The first of 4 children of John Hubert Clement and Rachel Lee Williams, Hubert Paul Clement was born 20 September 1911 in Innan SC and died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack...

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Keefe Richard Connolly (1922 - 1941)

Keefe Richard Connolly was born in Packwaukee WI 7 May 1922, son of Richard James Connolly and Mary Dartt. He was killed 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma.

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FC1 Robert L. Corn (1913 - 1941)

Robert Livingston Corn, son of Parks James Corn and Agnes B Mahoney, 27 August 1913 San Francisco County CA - 7 December 1941 USS Oklahoma, Pearl Harbor.

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S1c Frank A Hryniewicz (1916 - 1941)

Frank A. Hryniewicz was the son of John and Nobertha Hryniewicz, both emigrants from Poland. Frank was born 2 August 1921 in Palmer MA and died aboard the USS Oklahoma on 7 December 1941 during the a...

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F1c Denis Hubert Hiskett (1921 - 1941)

Denis Hubert Hiskett was born 17 August 1921 in Mingo OK, the son of James Lawrence Hiskett and Mary C. Mooney. Denis died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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RM3C Theodore Q Jensen (1919 - 1941)

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S1c Houston Temples (1917 - 1941)

Houston Temples was one of nine children of Tommie Thomas Temples and Dixie Sheridan. Houston was born 27 September 1917 in Varnado LA and died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma.

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Austin Henry Hesler (1920 - 1941)

The stone in the cemetery is a memorial stone. Austin Hesler was a crewmember on the USS Oklahoma in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. When the ship was raised in 1944 the bodies could not be identified and we...

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GM1c George Herbert (c.1904 - 1941)

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Ensign Charles Mann Stern, Jr. (1915 - 1941)

Sometimes we forget about the families of servicemen involved in wars. Ensign Charles Mann Stern Jr. had only been married about 6 months. His bride was in Hawaii. The night before the attack on Pearl ...

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S1c Maurice Verdon Spangler (1921 - 1941)

Maurice [pronounced Morris] Verdon Spangler was one of three sons of Jay Clement Spangler and Nettie Ruth Gier. Maurice was born 1 July 1921 in Defiance County OH and died 7 December 1941 aboard th...

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SM1c Eugene Mitchell Skaggs (1909 - 1941)

One of four sons of Grover Skaggs and Minnie Mae Wood, Eugene Mitchell Skaggs was born 11 February 1908 and died 7 December 1941. Eugene was a Signalman First Class aboard the USS Oklahoma. He left a...

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S1c James Cleve Solomon (1918 - 1941)

Memorial services for JAMES SOLOMON, who lost his life in the Pearl Harbor attack while serving in the U. S. Navy, were held at the Church of Christ Sunday afternoon. He was the son of Mrs. BONNIE SO...

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F1c Samuel Cyrus Steiner (1921 - 1941)

Samuel Cyrus Steiner had one sister, two brothers and one paternal half-sister. He was the son of Samuel Albert Steiner and Edna D. Weems. Born 4 April 1921 in Highmore SD, died 7 December 1941 aboar...

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Harold William Roesch (1915 - 1941)

Harold William Roesch was the only son of Alexander Herman Roesch, born in St Petersburg, Russia, and Louisa Emma Fischer. His mother died when Harold was just three years old. Harold went from his h...

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F1c Walter Boone Rogers (1918 - 1941)

Walter Boone Rogers was one of 10 children of Edwin B. Rogers and Clara A. Haas. Born 21 December 1918 in Cash SD, Walter was killed 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl...

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Lt. Aloysius Herman Schmitt, Chaplin (1904 - 1941)

This was a real hero. Aloysius Herman Schmitt, Father Al, was one of 8 children of Henry Schmitt and Mary Kuenen, born 4 December 1904 in St Lucas IA. Several memorials to father Al are in the Dubuque ...

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S1c Robert E. Halterman (1921 - 1941)

SEAMAN FIRST CLASS USS OKLAHOMA LOST IN ACTION DECEMBER 7, 1941 AT PEARL HARBOR HIS MEMORY IS ENSHRINED IN OUR HEARTS

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FCM1c Edward J. Shelden (1912 - 1941)

Edward Judson Shelden was the son of William and Hazel Shelden. Edward was born 27 June 1912 in Hamilton IL and died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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PhM1C John H. Schoonover (1902 - 1941)

John Harry Schoonover was born 13 October 1902 in Port Edwards WI, the son of Ralph Elbert Schoonover and Gertrude Stutsville Stevenson. He was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma 7 December 1941, leaving...

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EM3c Merle Andrew Smith (1920 - 1941)

Merle Andrew Smith was born 10 December 1920, and died just before his 21st birthday on 7 December 1941 during the attack on the USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor. Merle was the son of Albert Arthur Smi...

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F1c Andrew James Schmitz (c.1915 - 1941)

Andrew James Schmitz was one of 14 children of Andrew I Schmitz and Georgia Fowler. He was born 25 November 1915 in Richmond VA and died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on P...

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John Melton (c.1920 - d.)

John's plane shot down a Japanese war plane as it was returning from the attack on Pearl Harbor. His brother, Earl Melton, was KIA aboard the USS Oklahoma that day.

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S1c James W Holzhauer (1918 - 1941)

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EM3c William A Klasing (1922 - 1941)

Crewmember on the USS Oklahoma. Son of Theodore & Emma M. Klasing, Trenton, IL.

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MM1c Fred M Jones (c.1910 - 1941)

Fred M Jones was one of five children of Felix Jones and Alice Edgeworth. He was born 20 August 1910 in North Lake MI. He was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma 12 December 1941 during the attack on Pear...

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SK3c Eldon Casper Ray (1919 - 1941)

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Rm3c Frank Samuel Hoag Jr (1919 - 1941)

Frank Samuel Hoag Jr. was the son of Frank Samuel Hoag Sr. and Mary Reiter. He was born 6 July 1919 and died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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F3c Harry R Holmes (c.1922 - 1941)

Harry Randolph Holmes was the son of Samuel B. Holmes and Doris C. Boismenn. Born in Hudson Falls NY on 28 July 1920, he was a casualty of the attack on Pearl Harbor, assigned to the USS Oklahoma.

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S2c Charles Alan Jones (1920 - 1941)

Charles Alan Jones Seaman, Second Class, U.S. Navy Service # 3166694 United States Navy Entered the Service from: Nebraska Awards: Purple Heart Born 21 March 1920 in Morrill NE, Charles Allan Jones...

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Cox. Verne F. Knipp (1919 - 1941)

Verne Francis Knipp, 25 July 1919, died aboard the USS Oklahoma 7 December 1941. Verne was the son of Anthony and Nellie Knipp.

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Wilfred D Palmer (1919 - 1941)

Calvin and Wilfred Palmer were among a surprisingly large number of brothers assigned to the USS Oklahoma. They were the sons of Harry Calvin Palmer and Rosie Stredwick. Calvin was born 5 December 19...

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Calvin Henry Palmer (1918 - 1941)

Calvin and Wilfred Palmer were among a surprisingly large number of brothers assigned to the USS Oklahoma. They were the sons of Harry Calvin Palmer and Rosie Stredwick. Calvin was born 5 December 19...

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S1c Clifford G Goodwin (1918 - 1941)

Son of Clara L. Goodwin, Diamond, MO. Crewmember of the USS Oklahoma. Daniel Goodwin, brother, shipmate and survivor of the USS Oklahoma.

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Daniel "Dan" Goodwin (deceased)

Survived the sinking of the USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. His brother Clifford died and his remains are unidentified.

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AMM2c Durrell Wade (1917 - 1941)

John Allen and Wincee Wade were the parents of Durrell Wade, born 27 May 1917 in Bentley MS. Durrell was killed 7 Dec 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma.

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MM1c Winfred Orval Woods (1916 - 1941)

Winfred Orval Woods, brother of Lawrence Eldon Woods.

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GM3c Herman Schmidt (1919 - 1941)

Herman Schmidt was the son of George Jacob Schmidt, who was born in Russia. Herman was born 22 October 1919 in Alexander KS. He died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl...

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James Richard Ward, Medal of Honor (1921 - 1941)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pride in presenting the Medal of Honor (Posthumously) to Seaman First Class James Richard Ward, United States Navy, for con...

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F1c Billy James Johnson (1919 - 1941)

Billy James Johnson was the son of William Gould Johnson and Zelah Adeline Dodson. He was one of 8 children, born 24 Nov 1919 in Caney KY, died 7 Dec 1941 while assigned to the USS Oklahoma.

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CPhM James T Cheshire (c.1902 - 1941)

Husband of Marion Cheshire, 4546 Copeland, Ave., San Diego, CA. Crewmember on the USS Oklahoma. Killed in action December 7th, 1941. Cheshire reportedly went into the water several times to save fe...

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Sk2c Gerald Lee Clayton (1920 - 1941)

Son of Elmer Lee & Alta Grace (Wagoner) Clayton, 2015 16th Ave., Central City, NE. Crewmember of the USS Oklahoma. Killed in action December 7th, 1941.

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S2c Brady O. Prewitt (1920 - 1941)

Brady Oliver Prewitt was one of two sons of William Abner Prewitt and Stella Catherine Reavis. Brady was born 8 April 1920 and was killed aboard the USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor 7 D...

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S2c James N. Phipps (1918 - 1941)

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WT1c Stephen Pepe (c.1900 - 1941)

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S1c Ernest R. West (1919 - 1941)

ERNEST RAY WEST, Seaman, I/c, U.S.N., Age 22 - Killed in Action, Dec. 7, 1941, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.

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S1c Eugene W. Wicker (1921 - 1941)

S1 US NAVY WORLD WAR II MAY 21 1921 DEC 7 1941

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S2c Everett G. Windle (1921 - 1941)

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F1c Lawrence E. Woods (1922 - 1941)

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Lyal Jackson Savage (1922 - 1941)

Sgt. 1/c lost at Pearl Harbor on the Oklahoma on December 7, 1941 - Co. D Division 4 Son of Ross F. and Elizabeth Jackson

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S1c Walter C. Stein (1922 - 1941)

Walter Claud Stein was born 2 August 1921 in Cheyenne WY, one of three children of Wellington Claud and Mary Louise Stein. He was killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor while assigned to the USS Ok...

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S1c William G. Silva (c.1907 - 1941)

Gunner's Mate 1st Class Silva was Killed in Action during the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, while serving on the battleship, the USS Oklahoma.

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S1c Kirby Roy Stapleton (1918 - 1941)

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F3c Edwin Hopkins (c.1923 - 1941)

When Americans began to enlist in large numbers after the fall of France in June 1940 and the start Battle of Britain a few weeks later, Hopkins' older brother, Frank Jr, and one of his cousins went ...

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S2c Robert Leroy Thrombley (1922 - 1941)

The U.S.S. Oklahoma began capsizing after being struck initially by at least three Japanese aerial torpedoes. The Japanese also strafed the ships with machine gun fire. After being hit by more torped...

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EM3c Alton Walter Whitson (1919 - 1941)

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S1c Donald Alfred Stott (1924 - 1941)

Donald Alfred Stott was the son of Wilbur W. Stott and Pearl Gaddie. Donald was born 22 February and died 7 December 1941 aboard the USS Oklahoma. Donald's brother Raymond also served in the Navy a...

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PhM3 George L Paradis (c.1918 - 1941)

George Lawrence Paradis was born 7 August 1918 in Fort Benton MT, killed aboard the USS Oklahoma 7 December 1941. George was the son of Charles and Orra Paradis.

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StM2c Archie Callahan, Jr (1923 - 1941)

Son of Archie Callahan, Sr., 75 Somerset St., Newark, NJ. Crewmember of the USS Oklahoma. Killed in action December 7th, 1941.

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