Julian Leroy Pitts, Jr.
USNR (157076). American
|Died||29 May 1944|
Roster information listed for Julian Leroy Pitts, Jr.
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|USS Block Island (CVE 21)||Escort carrier||Lieutenant (junior grade)||29 May 1944 (+)||U-549 (1)|
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Julian L. Pitts, of Conroe, TX. Pilot of a Wildcat fighter from VC-55, vectored to the Canary Islands after USS Block Island was torpedoed and lost after ditching his plane at night after running out of fuel.
Do you have additional information on this person?
If you wish to add information to this person the following would be helpful (if missing): nationality, name, dob, place of birth, service (merchant marine, ...), rank or job on board specific ship. We have place for a photo as well if provided. You can send the information here.