Herbert Lollis Jukes, USN

Born  26 Jun 1908Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Died  11 Feb 1970(61)Sarasota County, Florida, USA


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Ranks

1 Jul 1940 Lt.
  Lt.Cdr.
18 Nov 1942 T/Cdr.

Decorations

  Navy Cross (1)

Warship Commands listed for Herbert Lollis Jukes, USN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
USS S-27 (132)Lt.SubmarineMay 194219 Jun 1942
USS Kingfish (234)T/Cdr.Submarine1 Dec 194319 Jun 1944
USS Cutlass (478)T/Cdr.Submarine17 Mar 1945

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Events related to this officer

Submarine USS S-27 (132)


20 May 1942
USS S-27 (Lt. H.L. Jukes) departed from San Diego, California bound for Dutch Harbour, Alaska.

12 Jun 1942
USS S-27 (Lt. H.L. Jukes) departed from Dutch Harbour for her 1st war patrol. She was ordered to patrol off Kiska.


Submarine USS Kingfish (234)


16 Dec 1943
USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) departed from Fremantle for her 6th war patrol. She was ordered to patrol in the South China Sea.

3 Jan 1944 (position 6.58, 112.02)
While attacking a Japanese convoy north-west of Miri, Borneo, USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) departed from torpedoed and sank the Japanese fleet tankers Bokuei Maru (5135 GRT) in position 06°58'N, 112°02'E, and the Ryuei Maru (5144 GRT) in position 08°06'N, 112°30'E.

7 Jan 1944 (position 9.27, 117.36)
USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) torpedoed and sank the Japanese merchant tanker Fushimi Maru No.3 (4289 GRT) southwest of Palawan in position 09°27'N, 117°36'E.

26 Jan 1944
USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) ended her 6th war patrol at Pearl Harbor.

19 Feb 1944
USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) departed from Pearl Harbor for her 7th war patrol. She was ordered to patrol in the Mariana Islands area.

9 Apr 1944
USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) ended her 7th war patrol at Majuro.

1 May 1944
USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) departed from Majuro for her 8th war patrol. She was ordered to patrol off the Bonin Islands.

19 Jun 1944
USS Kingfish (Lt.Cdr. H.L. Jukes) ended her 8th war patrol at Midway. She is now ordered to the Mare Islands Navy Yard for an overhaul.


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