Aviation Metalsmith 1st Class Roger Wesley Gunn #6415284 was born in Crawfordville, Georgia. He joined the US Naval Reserves in November 1942. He served on the U.S.S. Belleau Wood and was transferred to the U.S.S. Enterprise (VF-6) on 9 December 1943 for temporary duty. He served with VF-3 and aboard the USS Hancock CV-19.

He was lost at sea on the 23rd of August 1945. Memorialized at the Honolulu, HI Memorial.

Awards include American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, and World War II Victory Medal.

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