Sailor Information

John Leroy Maxwell


 

Sailor: John Leroy Maxwell's USS BOSTON Naval Record
Rank when arriving on the Boston: Seaman 1st Class (S1c)
Enlisted on: 1930-09-30 at: Indianapolis, IN
Number of days on USS Boston: 359

Date sailor reported to the Boston: 1943-06-30 | See Original Document
Notes on sailor arrival: R/S Boston, Mass

Date sailor left from the Boston: 1943-12-28 | See Original Document
Notes on sailor departure: to R/S Pearl Harbor for confinement


Date sailor reported to the Boston: 1944-05-06 | See Original Document
Notes on sailor arrival: R/S Pearl Harbor

Date sailor left from the Boston: 1944-10-31 | See Original Document
Notes on sailor departure: U.S.S. Cape Trentenham FFT for USNH Navy#10 for treatment & disposition



Promotions for this sailor

1943-12-04 Demotion to: Seaman 2nd Class (S2c) | See Original Document Comments: Sentence of Summary Court Marshal
1944-10-01 Promotion to: Seaman 1st Class (S1c) | See Original Document Comments:

Discipline for this Sailor

Captains Mast on 1943-07-25 Offense: Insolance to a Petty Officer
Sentence: 5 Days bread & water
Total Loss of Pay:
Remittance:
Summary Court Martial on 1943-12-04 Offense: Breaking restrictrions AWOL 9 Hours
Sentence: Reduction to next inferior rating Extra Police Duty 90 days
Total Loss of Pay:
Remittance:
| See Original Document

Summary Court Martial on 1943-12-24 Offense: breaking arrest AWOL 6 hours 30 minutes
Sentence: Extra Police duty 90 days Solitary confinement bread & water 30 days with full ration every 5th day
Total Loss of Pay: $162
Remittance: Extra Police duty is remitted
| See Original Document


Personnel Notes for this Sailor

Sailor was recorded in Sept 1943 Muster | See Original Document
Sailor was recorded in June 1944 Muster | See Original Document
Sailor was recorded in September 1944 Muster | See Original Document

Deck Log Notes for this sailor

1943-10-07 Injured this date. Diagnosis: fracture of right ankle in line of duty. Dispostion: added to the sick list


Milestones for this sailor

Sailor was present at Commissioning and is a Plank Owner
Sailor participated in attacks on the MARCUS ISLANDS 19-20 May and the attack on WAKE ISLAND on 23 May 1944
Sailor participated in the engagement and rout of a major Japanese task force in the waters east of the Philippines during the period 17-21 June 1944, while USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 58.1
Sailor participated in the attacks on GUAM and ROTA ISLANDS (Marianas Group) on 11-13 June, and the attacks on IWO JIMA, CHICHI JIMA, and HAHA JIMA (Bonin Island group) on 15-16 June 1944, while the USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 58.1
Sailor participated in the attacks on PAGAN ISLANDS and IWO JIMA (Bonin Island group) on 23-24 June 1944, while the USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 58.1
Sailor participated in bombardment of IWO JIMA on 4 July 1944 while USS BOSTON WAS A UNIT of Task Group 58.2
Sailor participated in the attacks on GUAM and ROTA during the period 6-20 July 1944, and subsequently in operations in support of the invasion of GUAM during the period 21-22 July 1944, while the USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 58.2
Sailor participated in the attacks on PALAU ISLANDS during the period 25-27 July 1944, while USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 58.2
Sailor participated in the attacks on PALAU ISLANDS during the period 6-8 September 1944, while USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 38.2
Sailor participated in the attacks on CELEBES ISLANDS and the operations in support of the landing on MOROTAI ISLANDS during the period 15-16 September 1944, While the USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 38.1
Sailor participated in the attacks LUZON during the period 21-22 September 1944 and the attacks on the VISAYAN GROUP (Philippine Islands) on 24 September 1944, while the USS Boston was a unit of task group 38.1
Sailor participated in the attacks on NANSEI SHOTO ISLANDS on 10 October 1944, While USS BOSTON was a unit of Task Group 38.1

 

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