Joseph Anthony Callaghan, USN

Born  4 Sep 1902Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died  14 Jun 1988(85)Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, USA

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1 Aug 1938 Lt.Cdr.
17 Jul 1942 T/Cdr.
1 Jun 1943 T/Capt.


Warship Commands listed for Joseph Anthony Callaghan, USN

USS Porpoise (172)Lt.Cdr.SubmarineJun 19397 Feb 1942

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Submarine USS Porpoise (172)

22 Dec 1941
After a refit at Olongapo in the Philippines was completed USS Porpoise (Lt.Cdr. Joseph Anthony Callaghan) left base on 22 December 1941 for her first war patrol, and was to patrol the Lingayen Gulf and in the South China Sea off French Indo-China as well.

31 Jan 1942
USS Porpoise (Lt.Cdr. J.A. Callaghan) ended her first war patrol at Surabaya, Java in the Dutch East Indies.

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