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NAME
Paul Edward Herrick
NICKNAME
Bud
MCSN
291621
HOME OF RECORD
7111 21st Avenue, Kenosha, WI
NEXT OF KIN
Mother, Mrs. Ruth Herrick
DATE OF BIRTH
June 3, 1922
DATE OF ENLISTMENT
August 19, 1940
DATE OF LOSS
December 7, 1941
REGION
Pacific
CAMPAIGN / AREA
Pearl Harbor
CASUALTY TYPE
KIA
UNIT
Marine Detachment,
USS Arizona
DUTY
CIRCUMSTANCES OF LOSS
Private Herrick was last known to be aboard the USS Arizona before the ship exploded and sank at Pearl Harbor.
He was declared killed in action on this date.
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS
Purple Heart
LAST KNOWN RANK
Private
STATUS OF REMAINS
Not recovered.
Believed to rest aboard USS Arizona.
MEMORIALS
USS Arizona Memorial
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific

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