Oklahoma Casualties Database

U.S.S. Oklahoma

Skaggs, Eugene

The Navy Department deeply regrets t inform you that your son, Eugene Mitchell Skaggs, Signalman First Class, USN missing following action in the performance of his duty in the service of his country X The department appreciates your great anxiety and will furnish you further information promptly when received X To prevent possible aid to our enemies please do not divulge the name of his ship or station.
- Rear Admiral Randall Jacobs Chief of the Bureau of Navigation.

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