Follow Us

Follow us   

The United States Navy Memorial

Navy Memorial Honoring the Men & Women of the Sea Services



Sunday, March 1, 1942
Battle with Hiei and Kirishima
After completing the rescue of survivors from Langley (AV-3), Edsall proceeded to Tjilatjap. She never arrived The gallant old four piper fought a hopeless action against Japanese battleships Hiei and Kirishima sank her with gunfire.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 153

Namesort descending Service Branch
TM 2c Leroy Himmelmann USN
Sea 1c Otto Himmelmann USN
Sea 2c William Huntley USN
BM 2c John Jackson USN
Sea 1c Lynn Jennings USN
GM 1c Thomas Jones USN
Sea 1c Robert Jones USN
RM 2c Kenneth Jones USN
MM 2c Leon Keeney USN
F 1c Walter Knowles USN
Sea 1c William Korsak USN
FC 3c Michael Kraisser USN
CEM Richard Kunold USN
GM 2c Raymond Latham USN
Sea 1c Ray Lockhart USN
Std 1c Pedro Lopez USN
WT 2c Denver Loyd USN
GM 3c Alfred Lyons USN
TM 1c Harry Mann USN
Sea 1c Jack Martin USN