Close this search box.

Clausen, Ens. Henry Jr.

Last updated on October 28, 2021

Ens. Henry Clausen Jr. 
Born: 19 January 1921 – Oak Park, Illinois 
Parents: Henry Clausen Sr. and Clarabel Barker-Clausen 
– 818 North Fifth Avenue, Maywood, Illinois
– Lincoln Grade School
– Proviso Township High School
– Graduating Class: 1938
– Northwestern University
– Class of 1942
Selective Service Registration: 16 February 1942
– Contact Person: Henry Clausen Sr. – father
– registered while a student at Northwestern University
Married: Yvonne I. Perrin
Son: Charles
– 179 East Chestnut Street – Chicago, Illinois
– The U.S. Navy
– Unknown
Serial Number: O&325002
– Officers Indoctrination School, Quonset Point, Rhode Island
– Radar School – Sea Island, Georgia
Rank: Ensign
Ship: U.S.S. Petrof Bay – escort carrier 
– Battle of South Palau Islands 
– Battle of Leyte Gulf
– Lingayen Gulf Landings
– Subic Bay Landings
– Battle of Iowa Jima
– Battle of Okinawa
– 21 March 1945 – Okinawa – from injuries after wave swept him into a bulkhead
– buried at sea
– Tablets of the Missing
– American Military Cemetery – Manila, Philippine Islands

Leave a Reply

A note to our visitors

This website has updated its privacy policy in compliance with changes to European Union data protection law, for all members globally. We’ve also updated our Privacy Policy to give you more information about your rights and responsibilities with respect to your privacy and personal information. Please read this to review the updates about which cookies we use and what information we collect on our site. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our updated privacy policy.