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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

Name Service Branchsort descending
TM 3c Robert Kuhns USN
Sea 2c Wallace Greig USN
AMM 1c Sern Nelson USN
PhM 2c James Winslow USN
EM 3c Vernon Kahler USN
Sea 1c John Hanke USN
RDM 3c Richard Nieto USN
Sea 1c Lyle Willey USN
Sea 1c Raymond Hope USN
AM 2c Will Hamblin USN
HA 1c William Mottaz USN
Lt Henry Witmer USN
TM 3c Donald Hurd USN
Sea 1c Alexander Hentosh USN
Sea 1c Robert Morgan USN
RDM 3c Harold Zieg USN
Lt(jg) Howard Frank USN
Sea 1c Loumas Helms USN
Sea 2c Harold Tucker USN
RDM 3c Charles Yoder USN


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