Paul L. Patti
US Army (O-397288). American
|Born||12 May 1916||Manhattan, New York, NY|
|Died||16 Jun 1942||(26)|
Roster information listed for Paul L. Patti
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Cherokee||Steam passenger ship||Passenger (2nd Lt)||16 Jun 1942 (+)||U-87 (1)|
Son of Santo and Josephine Patti, of Brooklyn, NY. Second Lieutenant in Signal Corps. He was on his way back home after serving six months in Iceland when lost on passage aboard Cherokee. His body was discovered by Canadian fishermen off the west coast of Nova Scotia on 27 August 1942, found to have died of exposure and was buried at sea.