Auburn Clay Sharp
Born 23 August 1919
Killed in Action 11 January 1945

Auburn Sharp died as a result of wounds received in action. He served on the U.S.S. Dupage (APA-41). On 10 January 1945 at 1915 a Japanese suicide plane crashed aboard the U.S.S. Dupage in Lingayen Gulf, Luzon, Philippine Islands. Memorialized at Manila American Cemetery, Philippines.

  • Rank: Lieutenant Junior Grade
  • Date of birth:
  • 23 August 1919
  • Date of death: 11 January 1945
  • County: Claiborne
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS Dupage (APA-4)
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Manila American Cemetery, Fort Bonifacio, Manila, Philippines
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar VIII, Middle Panel
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