USS Leyte (CV-32)

USS Leyte (CV-32) (HMP7S)

Location: Boston, MA 02129 Suffolk County
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N 42° 22.286', W 71° 3.37'

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In memory of our shipmates and civilians lost in the disastrous explosion aboard the USS Leyte on October 16, 1953 while in the Boston Naval Shipyard.


James Robert Bedford, CHMACH, USN · Leonard Michael De Rose, Lt, USN · Charles Thompson Fischer, Ens, USN · William Achilles Gagas, Lt, USN · Elmer Clearance Holt, CHMACH, USN · Walter Eugene Macomber, CHMACH, USN · Thomas Joseph Meyers, Lt jg, USN · Clinton Howard Randall, Lt, USN · Taddeus Runowicz, CHBOSN, USN

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Charles Thomas Ball, AB3, USN · Thomas Harry Bielecki, SN, USN · Joseph Patrick Capper, AO1, USN · Roland Maurice Conrad, AB3, USN · George David Crespy, ADAN, USN · Gerald Norwin Faulkner, ABAN, USN · Jackie Paul Hackett, AN, USN · Arthur Danvis Harrelson, Jr., AO3, USN · Warren Vincent Hartley, AB2, USN · James Arlin Hildreth, AB3, USN · Nathan Eugene Jackson, AN, USN · Leo Francis Kadlec, AN, USN · Gregory Keenan, AB2, USN · Riley Gene Lintz, AO3, USN · Kenneth Joe Mayhew, AO3, USN · Sidney Mills, SA, USN · Fulton Thomas Mountain, AOAA, USN · Neil Higgins Nelson, AOAA, USN · Joe Albert Patterson, AOAN, USN · George John Quinn, Jr., ABAN, USN · Earl Hilmer Slater, SD2, USN · James Lynn Winslow, SA, USN · William David Wooley, Jr., SA, USN


Edward F. Buzyk · Selby Herald · Carl O. Hult · Charles J. Murphy Sr. · John J. Rosa

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USS Leyte (CV-32) Association
September 15, 2001
HM NumberHMP7S
Year Placed2001
Placed ByUSS Leyte (CV-32) Association
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Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 12:43pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19T E 330703 N 4693065
Decimal Degrees42.37143333, -71.05616667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 22.286', W 71° 3.37'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 22' 17.16" N, 71° 3' 22.20" W
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Area Code(s)617, 781, 857
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 199 3rd St, Boston MA 02129, US
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