Oklahoma Casualties Database

U.S.S. Oklahoma

Rich, Porter

Address - Long Beach, California
Entered Service - October 12, 1935
Branch of Service - Navy
Trained at - Omaha, Nebraska; San Diego, California; and served on USS Texas; USS Pennsylvania; and UDSS Oklahoma
Awarded- Good Conduct Medal, Purple Heart, and Victory Medal
Rating Held - Watertender Second Class
He was Honorably Discharged on October 6, 1939 and re-enlisted June 5, 1940.
He was killed at Pearl Harbor on the Battleship Oklahoma on December 7, 1941.

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