23 Cassin Young Crewmen Gave the Ultimate Sacrifice for there Country


Killed in Action - July 30, 1945

Cleveland, J V Dale SM2c (T)



Date of Birth:  14 Dec-24 making him 21 when he died…


Date of Enlistment: 6 May-4Enlisted from Jackson, MI

Reported Aboard: 31 Dec-43  from Rec. Station Terminal Island


Wounded severely in attack, transferred to USS Hamul (AD20) and later died of his wounds.


Final Resting Places:

Buried temporarily on Zamami Shima, Ryuku Retto.

Old Salem Cemetery, Itawamba County, KY