Lawrence Raymond Creps
USN (2666113). American
|Born ||25 Jan 1927||New Bedford, MA|
|Died ||8 Mar 1942||(15)|
Roster information listed for Lawrence Raymond Creps
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Esso Bolivar||Motor tanker||Apprentice Seaman||8 Mar 1942 (+)||U-126 (1)|
Personal informationSon of Mr. Miley M. Creps, of Chicago, IL. He left Calumet High School to enlist on 27 December 1941, altering the year of his birth on a certificate he carried to the recruiting office to show his age as 17. He was accepted and killed in action less than three months later, shortly after his 15th birthday.