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USS Jacob Jones (DD 130)

American destroyer



US Naval Historical Center Photograph #NH52165

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
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Aboard USS Jacob Jones (DD 130) when hit on 28 Feb 1942

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NameAgeRankServed on
Allen, C.J., USNBoatswain’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Ballew, Charles William, USN18Fireman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Ballew, James Robert, USN20Fireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Barnes, Herbert McClellan, USN35Boatswain’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Beckman, William Joseph, USNShip’s Cook Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Black, Hugh David, USN38Lieutenant CommanderUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Bolen, Henry Howard, USN28Gunner’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Boyd, Sherman Taft, USN33Water Tender First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Branson, John Richard, USN21Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Brewer, John Tol, USN19Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Brock, Hobert G., USN26Machinist’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Bronstein, Benjamin Richard, USNR26Lieutenant (junior grade)USS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Burdick, Allen Frost, USN24Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Burns, John C. Feltner, USN21CoxswainUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Burth, Frank Anthony, USNPharmacist’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Byklom, Bennie, USN20Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Callahan, James Albert, USN18Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Chajhowski, Anthony John, USNWater Tender First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Chamberlain, Russell Delano, USN19Yeoman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Clemens, Finch Woodrow, USN26Machinist’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Collier, Samuel Mims, USNR34Machinist’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Cordes, Raymond Frederick, USNRadioman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Cowart, Melvin Wright, USN21Signalman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Cruzan, James Franklin, USN23Machinist’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Curlin, Robert Buriel, USNRElectrician’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Curry, Pinkney Leroy, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Davis, Chester Arthur, USNCook Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Dobbins, Lawrence Spencer, USN37Machinist’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Dors, Richard Michel, USN25Machinist’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Duffy, James Richard, USNRFireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Edwards, Harry, USNChief Commissary StewardUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Edwards, Thomas David, USNGunner’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Embreus, George Robert, USN29Storekeeper Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Evans, Alfred, USNSteward’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Fields, Ira Ped, USNGunner’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Fontenot, Elmo, USN20Torpedoman’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Gautney, Willie Burl, USN21Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Goddard, James Warren, USN27Shipfitter Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Greene, Edgar James, USN19Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Greenwood, Arnold, USNFire Controlman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Gregoric, Charles August, USN19Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Haag, Donald Edwin, USN24Machinist’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hadden, Hoyt Harry, USN20Gunner’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hall, John Victor, USN25Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Haller, Thomas Darwin, USN27Machinist’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hanson, Burton Roalkvam, USN24EnsignUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Harris, James Edward, USNSeaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Harvey, Eddie Louis, USNSteward’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Heatley, Joseph Burke, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hedrick, Charles Marion, USNR24Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Heeg, George Bernard, USN25Quartermaster Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hoffer, Robert Franklin, USNRBoatswain’s Mate (PA)USS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Holden, Charles Merle, USN24Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Holladay, John Anthony, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hollenbeck, Louis Frederick, USN26Gunner’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Holmes, Charles McDonald, USNR21Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Howard, George Fielding, USN22Fireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hoyt, Edward, USNRadioman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Huff, John Roland, USNR18Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Huntley, John Foster, USNR21Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hutchison, Robert Lee, USNSeaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Hynes, William Patrick, USNFireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Idarola, Charles Angelo, USNFireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Ivey, Everett Leon, USN23Fireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Jacobsen, Rudolph Floyd, USN39Machinist’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Janise, Vernon Lee, USN24Ship’s Cook Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Jardel, Thomas Edward, USN20Fireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Johnston, George Sebron, USN31Boilermaker First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Jones, Melvin Lafayette, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Jones, Richard Harrison, USNR22Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Kaiser, Harry Franklin, USNR21Fireman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Kanach, Charles Edward, USNChief Machinist’s MateUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Kangas, Eino William, USNRSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Kaupp, William Frederick, USN21Torpedoman’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Kowalski, Leonard Thomas, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Kwiarkoski, Franklin Stanley, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Lambert, Willard Hiram, USN16Fireman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Latimer, Philip Elisha, USNRSignalman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Lukowicz, Casimir John, USN20Metalsmith Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Marino, Joseph James, USN19Fireman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Marshall, Thomas Worth, USNR35Lieutenant CommanderUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Mateo, Macario, USNOfficer’s Steward Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Mathews, Charles Calvin, USN24Torpedoman’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
McClary, John Marion, USN25Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
McDonald, Thomas William, USNGunner’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
McKinney, Harold Leroy, USN21Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
McKinney, Nathan Lorain, USN17Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
McNeil, Jesse Elwyn, USNSteward’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Mealy, James Irwin, USN19Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Merget, John William, USNMachinist’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Miller, James Marshall, USN40Chief Water TenderUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Miller, Sylvester Vernon, USNR47Water Tender First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Moody, Thomas Ryan, USN22Machinist’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Murray, John Francis, USNRCoxswainUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Nee, Edwin Thomas, USN41Chief Torpedoman’s MateUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Nelon, David Edward, USN21Electrician’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Oberg, Albert Ernest, USN23Radioman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Owens, Arley Royce, USN22Gunner’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
O’Neal, Charles Bertram, USNChief Machinist’s MateUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
O’Niel, James Leroy, USNBoatswain’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Pantall, George Edward, USN22Fireman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Parker, Reed Barnard, USN20Yeoman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Parker, Roy Abbott, USN17Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Parkinson, Stanley George, USN36Boatswain’s Mate First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Patterson, Truman Michael, USNR36Chief QuartermasterUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Peterson, Herbert Richard, USNRSignalman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Piccolo, Charles Louis, USNSeaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Pitt, Guyler Storm, USNShip’s Cook Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Plante, John Joseph, USNR24Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Pollock, Charles Kimball, USNR25Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Proffitt, Charles McKindred, USNRChief Gunner’s MateUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Ray, Sanford Farris, USN23Carpenter’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Rebuzzini, John Claudio, USN26Water Tender First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Rhodes, Wilbur Everett, USN25Shipfitter Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Roberson, John Baxter, USN21Steward’s Mate Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Roussell, Woodrow Albert, USN23Water Tender Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Rupert, William Frederick, USN17Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Schrenk, Edward Lawrence, USNR31Lieutenant (junior grade)USS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Schultz, Hobert Farrell, USN22Storekeeper Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Shadinger, Gail Jenner, USNR26Lieutenant (junior grade)USS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Sheeley, Arnold Glenford, USNGunner’s Mate Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Smith, Allen Fredrick, USNApprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Smith, Carl, USNWater Tender Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Smith, Lawrence, USNRApprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Smith, Norman Carl, USN22EnsignUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Solomon, Robert Wesley, USNR21Apprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Sommerville, Guy Wilber, USNR21Apprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
St. Martin, Chester Albert, USNRApprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Stegenga, George, USNR20Apprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Storm, Adolph Ring, USNR29Apprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Struthers, John Swan, USNRApprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Stubbe, Harris Blake, USN22Fireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Tabarowski, Joseph John, USNRApprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Tacey, George Edmonds, USN18Fireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Tarsa, Peter Walter, USN21Apprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Taylor, Donald Coates, USNR26Apprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Taylor, Lynn Anson, USN19Fireman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Terp, Perry Jens, USNFireman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Tidwell, Joseph Paul, USN22Fireman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130)
Twillie, Clarence Alton, USN20Fire Controlman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Van Orman, Dennis Ray, USN22Water Tender Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Van Sickler, William Glenn, USNFireman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Vander Molen, Leo Jacob, USN18Fireman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Virgin, Stanley Polhill, USNR42Chief Electrician’s MateUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Warburton, William Henry, USNRadioman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
White, Charles William, USN19Fireman Third ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Whitmer, Moses Jimmie, USN18Seaman Second ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Wylie, Howard Eugene, USNR24Apprentice SeamanUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +
Zamiatowski, Jerome Anthony, USN19Seaman First ClassUSS Jacob Jones (DD 130) +

149 persons found.

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