Anthony Bradford Shirley Jr.
Served on the U.S.S. Chicago. He died of a gunshot wound received in action. He was buried at sea on 8 May 1942.
Memorialized at the Manila American Cemetery, Philippines

Father: Mr. Anthony B. Shirley Sr., Route 2, Chickamauga, TN

  • Rank: Seaman First Class
  • Date of death: 7 May 1942
  • County: Hamilton
  • Hometown: Chickamauga, TN
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS Chicago
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Manila American Cemetery, Fort Bonifacio, Manila, Philippines
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar X, Middle Panel
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