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The United States Navy Memorial

Navy Memorial Honoring the Men & Women of the Sea Services



Ship Designation: 
Date Lost: 
Saturday, November 25, 1944
Kamikaze Attack off Philippines
While providing support to Philippine campaign hitting airfields and trgets of opportunity, a heavy force of Japanese planes struck the US carriers. Within five minutes two kamikazes crashed into INTREPID killing 6 officers and 5 men.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 64

Namesort descending Service Branch
Sea 1c Oswald Bauer USN
Sea 1c Charles Casteel USN
Sea 2c George Colwell USN
Sea 1c Clyde Compton USN
Sea 1c Odell Cooke USN
Sea 1c Hugh Cooper USN
Sea 1c Elton Darden USN
Sea 1c Henry Darnauer USN
Sea 1c Russell Davis USN
Sea 1c Louis Defedele USN
Sea 2c David Dermenegildo USN
Lt Donald Dimarzo USN
Sea 1c Willie Dousay USN
Sea 1c Vito Fiore USN
Sea 1c John Fischer USN
Sea 1c Emil Foletta USN
Lt(jg) Howard Frank USN
Ens John Gattey USN
Sea 2c Wallace Greig USN
AM 2c Will Hamblin USN


Prepared by CAPT R. O. Strange USN (Ret.)