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1918: Edwin David Phillips, of PA., missing, sinking of U.S.S. Buena Ventura

09 Feb 2015 12:26 #1624 by Mamie
Names of Officers and Men Missing From Torpedoed U.S.S. Buena Ventura

The Navy Department has received dispatches giving the names of those reported missing after the sinking of the U.S.S. Buena Ventura, sunk by an enemy submarine on September 16, off the coast of Spain.
The following enlisted men of the Navy are reported missing:
..............Edwin David Phillips, engineman, second class, U.S.N.R.F. Mother, Mrs. F. Phillips, 2038 South Twenty-First Street, Philadelphia, Pa...........

Source: Official U. S. Bulletin, Washington, D. C., United States, Committee on Public Information, Vol. 9, No. 435, Friday, October 11, 1918; Pg. 16

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