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David Wells Roberts

Commander, Navy

Born: June 1, 1899
Hometown: Arlington
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: March 1, 1942
Died In: Sunda Strait, Dutch East Indies

Graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1921. He was the Commander of the USS Houston CA-30 that was sunk in combat in the Battle of Sunda Strait.

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