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West Virginia Veterans Database Record Detail
Item Details: Record Id: 11277
War: WWII
Name: Herbert Baldwin Gillespie
Sex: M
Race: W
County: Wyoming
Community: Herndon
Branch of Service: Navy
Rank: S1C
Service Number:
Date of Death: 1946/01/19
Place of Death: San Francisco, CA
Cause of Death: DNB - drowning
Place of Burial: Woodlawn Cem, Bluefield, WV
Unit: USS Skagit (AKA-105)
Date of Birth: 1927/05/19
Place of Birth: Jenkinjones, McDowell, WV

Father:

Charles Robert
Mother: Hazel Hunley
Spouse:
Date of Marriage:
Place of Marriage:

Children:

Date Added to Memorial:  2009
Social Security Number: 
Source: WV Veterans Affairs, Charleston WV - bonus application (includes birth certificate); Mullins Advertiser - burial notice - 2/21/1946; 1930 Federal Census - McDowell County WV
Notes: Sister: Maybell
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