James Louis Foley, USN

Born  17 Mar 1906Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Died  16 Dec 1983(77)Stockton, San Joaquin County, California, USA

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6 Jun 1932 Lt.(jg)
30 Jun 1942 Lt.
1 May 1943 T/Lt.Cdr.
15 Mar 1944 T/Cdr.


Warship Commands listed for James Louis Foley, USN

USS Bobolink (AM 20)Lt.(jg)Minesweeper1941 ?8 Jun 1943
USS Chatelain (DE 149)T/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer Escort22 Sep 194328 Apr 1944
USS Woodson (DE 359)T/Cdr.Destroyer Escort24 Aug 194426 Mar 1945
USS Hyman (DD 732)T/Cdr.Destroyer22 May 19455 Jun 1946

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Destroyer Escort USS Chatelain (DE 149)

9 Apr 1944 (position 34.35, -19.18)
German U-boat U-515 was sunk at 1510hrs on 9 April 1944 in the mid-Atlantic north of Madeira in position 34°35'N, 19°18'W, by rockets from 4 Avenger and Wildcat aircraft (VC-58) of the US escort carrier USS Guadalcanal and depth charges from the US destroyer escorts USS Pope, USS Pillsbury, USS Chatelain and USS Flaherty.

Destroyer USS Hyman (DD 732)

26 Jul 1945
USS Hyman had her repairs at Mare Island Navy Yard completed.

15 Aug 1945
USS Hyman arrived at Pearl Harbor.

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