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Post-War Deaths - Navy From 1954 through 2015

 

1954

  • Archibald, Robert George (chief mechanic) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.
     
  • Beasley, Lt. Jesse (pilot) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.
     
  • Berger, Bruce David (radioman) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.
     
  • Claussen, Rex Allen (radioman) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.
     
  • Danson, SN Henry A. - Died of "other causes" on May 06, 1954.
     
  • Hand, James Frank (mechanic) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.
     
  • LeDuc, DC3 Raymond B. - Died of "other causes" on February 20, 1954.
     
  • Morelli, Paul Dominick (navigator) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.
     
  • Mulford, Stanley Burt (navigator) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  Body recovered.
     
  • Prael, Fredric Traynor (co-pilot) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.
     
  • Rensink, Lloyd Bernard (radarman) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  Body recovered.
     
  • Scott, A2 John Joseph Jr. - died September 16, 1954 of "other causes".
     
  • Spickelmier, Gordon (ordnanceman) - Crew member of Navy P2V-5 Neptune when it disappeared while on a listening mission on January 04, 1954.  MIA.  Spickelmier was unaware that his wife of 11 years, Margie, was pregnant with their daughter, Rosie (Rosie Spickelmier Capehart).

1968

  • Hodges, SN Duane D. - Seaman Hodges was killed by North Korean gunfire on January 23, 1968, when the enemy boarded the USS Pueblo off the Korean mainland.

1969

  • Balderman, ADR2 Louis Francis - One of 31 crew members of a US Navy EC121 who were killed when their electronic reconnaissance aircraft (Deep Sea 129) was shot down 90 miles off the coast of Korea.  While flying a patrol mission over the Sea of Japan, a US Navy EC-121M of VQ-1 (BuNo 135749) was attacked and shot down by two North Korean MiG-17 Fresco fighters.  Balderman was born May 29, 1943, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Duffy Balderman.
     
  • Chartier, AT1 Stephen C. - Same as Balderman.
     
  • Colgin, AT1 Bwernie J. - Same as Chartier.
     
  • Connors, ADR1 Ballard F. Jr. - Same as Colgin.
     
  • DuCharme, CT3 Gary R. - Same as Connors.
     
  • Dzema, LT John N. - Same as DuCharme. - Born March 2, 1931, Edwardsville, Pennsylvania, son of Mrs. Andrew Gall of Edwardsville.  His half sister was Mary Ann Volkeln.
     
  • Gleason, LT Dennis B. - Same as Dzema.
     
  • Graham, ATN3 Gene K. - Same as Gleason.
     
  • Greiner, AEC LaVerne A. - Same as Graham.
     
  • Horrigan, ATR2 Dennis J. - Same as Greiner.
     
  • Kincaid, ATN2 Richarc H. - Same as Horrigan.
     
  • Lynch, SSgt. Hugh M. - Same as Kincaid.
     
  • McNamara, ADRC Marshall H.  Same as Lynch.
     
  • McNeil, ATR2 Timothy H. - Same as McNamara.
     
  • Miller, CT3 John A. - Same as McNeil.
     
  • Overstreet, LTCDR James H. - Same as Miller.
     
  • Perrottet, LT Peter P. - Same as Overstreet.
     
  • Potts, CT1 John H. - Same as Perrottet.
     
  • Prindle, AMS3 Richard T. - Same as Potts.
     
  • Randall, CTC Frederick A. - Same as Prindle.
     
  • Ribar, LT (JG) Joseph Richard - Same as Randall.
     
  • Roach, AT1 James L. - Same as Ribar.
     
  • Singer, LT John H. - Same as Roach.
     
  • Smith, CTC Richard E. - Same as Singer.
     
  • Sundby, CT3 Phillip D. - Same as Smith.
     
  • Sweeney, AT1 Richard E. - Same as Sundby.
     
  • Sykora, LT (JG) Robert J. - Same as Sweeney.
     
  • Taylor, LT Robert F. - Same as Sykora.
     
  • Tesmer, CT2 Stephen Joseph - Same as Taylor.  Born July 6, 1946, he was the son of Dale and Mabel Kathleen Steffens Tesmer.
     
  • Wilkerson, LT (JG) Norman Elbert - Same as Tesmer.
     
  • Willis, ATN3 David Monroe - Same as Wilkerson.  Born December 22, 1946,in Los Angeles County, California, son of Roy Arthur and Margie Louise Everroad Willis.
     
  • Ballinger, CDR Robert M. - UN Command Armistice Affairs Division.  Commander Ballinger was killed on November 20, 1974 in an explosion of a boobytrap in a North Korean tunnel dug under the DMZ into South Korea.
 
 
 
 

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