Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

CHANDLER, LEONARD MAYFIELD

Chief Torpedoman, U. S. Navy. Home address: Minco, Grady County. Mrs. Beatrice Chandler, Wife, 5291!2 N. W. 4th St., Oklahoma City. Born April 18, 1912. Enlisted November 25, 1931. Graduated Minco High School in 1931. Veteran of Foreign Wars. Completed two missions aboard the U.S.S. Whale in Pacific War Zone. Serving aboard the U. S. Submarine Dorado when reported missing in line of duty on October 13,1943. Died July 23, 1945 (official date) in Atlantic area.

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