Huntleys In The Military

Purple Heart

Arthur Vernon Huntley, Jr.

Born

25 March, 1923 at Racine, Wisconsin

Died
15 January, 2004
Buried at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
Section CBBB  Row 3  Site 14
Point Loma, California

Military Service

U.S. Navy - World War II

Units

Unknown

Highest Rank

Soundman 2nd Class

 

Medals/Awards


Purple Heart (Others Unknown)

Remarks

Arthur was on the last ship sunk by Germany in WWII. Arthur developed a close and unusual friendship with Paul Just, skipper of the U boat which sank his ship.