Bryant, Claude L., Cpl

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
845-Gun Crewman Heavy Artillery
Last MOS Group
Field Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1940-1941, 845, 41st Coast Artillery
Service Years
1940 - 1941


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Nicholas County, WV

Casualty Date
Dec 07, 1941
Hostile, Died
Other Explosive Device
World War II
Location of Interment
Groves Cemetery - Summersville, West Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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Pearl Harbor Memorial Medallion

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World War II Fallen
  1941, World War II Fallen [Verified]

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
41st Coast Artillery
  1940-1941, 845, 41st Coast Artillery
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Attack on Pearl Harbor 7 December 1941
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Cpl.Claude Bryant was one of 5 men from his unit killed uring the attack on Pearl Harbor.  He was assigned to the 41st Coast Artillery, C Battery, Fort Kamehameha.

He was one of the men killed when the Japanese Zero, piloted by PO1 Takeshi Hirano from the Akagi, crash landed in a street at Fort Kamehameha, coming to rest at the entrance to the ordnance machine shop.

Killed were:
Cpl. Claude L. Bryant
Pvt. Eugene R. Bubb
Pvt. Donat George Duquette Jr.
PFC Oreste DaTorre
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