Sheldon Howard Kinney, USN

Born  27 Aug 1918Pasadena, CA


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Ranks

  Lt.

Decorations

Feb/Mar 44 Navy Cross (1)

Warship Commands listed for Sheldon Howard Kinney, USN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
USS Edsall (ii) (DE 129)Destroyer Escort9 Jul 194330 Oct 1943
USS Bronstein (DE 189)Lt.Destroyer Escort13 Dec 194326 Nov 1944

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Events related to this officer

Destroyer Escort USS Bronstein (DE 189)


1 Mar 1944 (position 48.55, -26.10)
A depth charge attack carried out by the US destroyer escort USS Bronstein in the North Atlantic, in position 48°55'N, 26°10'W, was actually directed against a non-sub target and could not have been responsible for the destruction of the German U-boat U-603 as earlier thought.


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