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Machinist's Mate 1c Paul R. Rose - MIA

Van Hook, ND
County: Mountrail
World War II - MIA
Date of Disappearance: June 7, 1943
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Navy

Died while in MIA status. Killed when the USS Hammann (DD-412) was torpedoed while alongside the damaged USS Yorktown during the Battle of Midway. The destroyer was hit midship and sank in less than four minutes.

Memorialized at the Honolulu Memorial.