George Buchanan Coale, USNR

Born  16 Sep 1905

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26 Feb 1937 Lt. (1)
15 Oct 1942 Cdr.


Warship Commands listed for George Buchanan Coale, USNR

USS Larch (AN 21)Lt.Net Tender13 Dec 194112 Apr 1942 (1)
USS Chickadee (AM 59)Cdr.Minesweeper9 Nov 194229 Jul 1943
USS Samuel S. Miles (DE 183)Cdr.Destroyer Escort4 Nov 194321 May 1944

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Net Tender USS Larch (AN 21)

10 Mar 1942
USS Larch picks up survivors from the American tanker Gulftrade that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-588 3 miles off Barnegat Light in position 39°50'N, 73°52'W.

13 Mar 1942
USS Larch picks up 1 survivor from the Chilean merchant Tolten that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-404 32 miles off Barnegat, New Jersey, USA in position 40°10'N, 73°50'W.

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