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Ross Epworth Peterson

USN (3469097). American

Died  16 Apr 1945


 Bronze Star

Roster information listed for Ross Epworth Peterson

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
USS Kearny (DD 432)DestroyerSeaman Second Class17 Oct 1941U-568 (1)

Personal information

Son of Mr. and Mrs. James Edward Peterson, of Texarkana, TX. Ross Epworth Peterson was killed when USS Laffey (DD 724) was struck by a Kamikaze aircraft off Okinawa on 16 April 1945.


  1. American Battle Monuments Commission

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats