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Julius Delfonso

 Julius Delfonso

 Purple Heart

Rank/Rate Torpedoman's Mate, Third Class
Service Number 821 30 74
Birth Date November 24, 1924
From Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Albacore (SS-218)
Loss Date November 7, 1944
Location Near 41 49'N x 141 11'E, off northern Japan
Circumstances Sunk by a mine
Remarks

Julius was born in Revloc, Pennsylvania.

Some sources list his birthdate as November 23, 1923.

Photo and information courtesy of the Julius Delfonso Family. Additional information courtesy of Bill Bower.

 

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