Inclusion of names in this State group has been determined solely
the residence of next of
at the time of notification of the lastwartime casualty status.
listing does not necessarily representthe State of birth, legal residence, or official State credit according toservice enlistment.Casualties listed represent only those on active duty in the U.
Navy,Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, resulting directly from enemy actionor from operational activities against the enemy in war zones fromDecember
to the end of the war. Casualties in the UnitedStates area or
a result of disease, homicide, or suicide in any locationare not included.
a State summary taken from casualty lists released
theNavy Department, corrected
to the most recent casualty status
recorded residence of next of kin.Personnel listed
are under continuous investigation bythe Navy Department,
therefore are subject to momentary statuschange. Many of these will be officially presumed or determineddead. Some will be found alive.
last official notice
next ofkin will take precedence over this list.
tabulation represents a count
individuals andincludes only those whose next of
were officially notified
of wounds inflicted
individuals were wounded more
wounds were recorded only by Purple
awards inthe fields.of action. Complete data on all wounded naval personnelwill be available later.
CASUALTY SECTION, OFFICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONNAVY DEPARTMENT