Wednesday, January 1, 2014

On Eternal Patrol - Lost Submarines of WWII

Richard Paul Gwynn

Rank/Rate Seaman, First Class
Service Number 565 06 15
Birth Date February 24, 1926
From Mentone, California
Decorations Purple Heart
Submarine USS Trout (SS-202)
Loss Date February 29, 1944
Location 22° 40'N x131°45' E, in Philippines Basin
Circumstances Probably sunk by depth charge attack
Remarks Richard was born in Lima, Ohio.
Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

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