Virginia Heroes

Fred Jackson Jewell

QuarterMaster, Second Class, Navy

Hometown: Roanoke City, VA
Casualty Date: August 13, 1945
Died In: Java Sea
Awards: Purple Heart

Quartermaster Second Class Jewell served on the submarine USS Bullhead SS-332.  The submarine was sunk by an air attack near Lombok Strait, East Indies; all 84 crew members were lost at sea.

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