Yomine

 

F2/c Frank Peter Yomine


Born: 28 April 1923 - Melrose Park, Illinois

Parents: Nicholas D. Yomine & Josephine Ciancio-Yomine

Siblings: 1 brother, 1 sister

Hometown:

    - 161 North Twenty-Third Avenue - Melrose Park, Illinois

Education:

    - Melrose Park Grade School

    - Proviso Township High School

         - Graduating Class: 1943

            - played football and was on swimming team

            - left school after one year

Enlisted:

    - 13 November 1940 - Chicago, Illinois

Serial Number: 368  53  74

Training: 

    - San Diego Naval Base - San Diego, California

Rank: Fireman 2nd Class

Ship:

    - U.S.S. Arizona

        - 11 January 1941 - 7 December 1941

Engagements:

    - Pearl Harbor

Killed in Action:

    - 7 December 1941

        - parents received official notice of his death - 15 February 1942

Memorial:

    - Arizona Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii

    - Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii

Medals: Purple Heart


 

 

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