15 Reginald Marbury Raymond, Born Sewanee, Tennessee

15 Reginald Marbury Raymond, Born Sewanee, Tennessee

Reginald Marbury Raymond  

Reginald Marbury Raymond, USNA Photo
Reginald Marbury Raymond, USNA Photo
Reginald Marbury Raymond In Uniform
Reginald Marbury Raymond

Rank/Rate:    Lieutenant Commander

Service Number:    O-072380

Birth Date:    May 20, 1912

From:    Shreveport, Louisiana

Decorations:    Silver Star, Purple Heart

Submarine:    USS Scorpion (SS-278)

Loss Date:    April 30, 1943

Location:    Mid-Pacific

Circumstances:    Reginald Marbury Raymond was killed during battle on April 30, 1943.  He was killed during battle action by returning machine-gun fire

Remarks:    Raymond was born in Sewanee, Tennessee.  Photo on top  courtesy of USNA Virtual Memorial Hall. Information courtesy of Paul W. Wittmer.

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