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Claude Elgin Wayman

USNR (6711738). American

Born  13 Mar 1923Goltry, OK
Died  4 Oct 1979(56)

Roster information listed for Claude Elgin Wayman

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Melville E. StoneSteam merchantSeaman First Class24 Nov 1943U-516 (1)

Personal information

Claude Elgin Wayman served in the US Navy from 8 October 1942 to 15 August 1945. He was injured in the sinking of Melville E. Stone, after rescue taken to the Naval Hospital at Coco Solo, Panama Canal Zone and repatriated to the US aboard USS Antaeus in May 1944.


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