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Timeline Event:


Nov 15, 1942

Five Sullivan brothers were killed when the cruiser Juneau was sunk off Guadalcanal. They had enlisted together in Waterloo, Iowa, only eleven months before. 'The Sullivans', a destroyer, was named in their honor in April, 1943.

Theater:  Pacific Theater

ItemType:  Person

Source:  World War II History


Date Added: 2010-11-15

Tags: Navy, USS Juneau


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