Sailor Information

Buril Gordon LANKFORD


 

Sailor: Buril Gordon LANKFORD's USS BOSTON Naval Record
Rank when arriving on the Boston: Seaman 2nd Class (S2c)
Enlisted on: 1944-04-10 at: Little Rock, AR
Number of days on USS Boston: 434

Date sailor reported to the Boston: 1944-08-04
Notes on sailor arrival: From ComServPac

Date sailor left from the Boston: 1945-10-12 | See Original Document
Notes on sailor departure: USS BERRIEN FFT



Promotions for this sailor

1944-11-16 Promotion to: Fireman 2nd Class (F2c) | See Original Document Comments:
1945-09-01 Promotion to: Fireman 1st Class (F1c) | See Original Document Comments:

Discipline for this Sailor


Personnel Notes for this Sailor

Sailor was recorded in September 1944 Muster | See Original Document
Sailor was recorded in December 1944 Muster | See Original Document
Sailor was recorded in March 1945 Muster | See Original Document

Deck Log Notes for this sailor


Milestones for this sailor

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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