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Paul L. Patti

US Army (O-397288). American

Born  12 May 1916Manhattan, New York, NY
Died  16 Jun 1942(26)

Photo courtesy of Robert Patti

Roster information listed for Paul L. Patti

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
CherokeeSteam passenger shipPassenger (2nd Lt)16 Jun 1942 (+)U-87 (1)

Personal information

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.

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