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RM3c Orville C. Drosdal - MIA

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Van Hook, ND
County: Mountrail
World War II - MIA
Date of Disappearance: March 19, 1945 / Age: 21
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve

Died while in MIA status. Served as a radio operator aboard the aircraft carrier USS Franklin when a kamikaze hit his general quarters station.

Memorialized at the Honolulu Memorial.