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Vincent Alford

Mess Attendant, Second Class, Navy

Hometown: Richmond City
Entered: March 15, 1940
Served In: World War II
Missing In Action Date: September 15, 1942
Casualty Date: September 16, 1943
Died In: Solomon Islands

Mess Attendant, Second Class Alford served aboard the USS Wasp that was sunk by a Japanese submarine near the Solomon Islands.

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