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Leonard Vincent Duffy

Lieutenant, Navy

Hometown: Arlington
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: March 27, 1942

He was a 1929 graduate of the United States Naval Academy. Served aboard the USS Atik AS-101 (Originally named Carolyn). The USS Atik was a steamer that carried freight. On its second war patrol sunk, it was sunk by a German U boat about 300 miles east of Norfolk. The entire crew perished.

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