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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
RDM 3c Laurence Robinson USN
Cox Raymond Rucinski USN
MM 2c Robert Schug USN
Sea 1c Walter Schultz USN
Sea 1c Burhl Schulz USN
Sea 1c Horace Sides USN
PhM 2c William Smith USN
Sea 1c Earl Sorenson USN
Sea 1c Eskew Steffens USN
Sea 1c Kenneth Steffens USN
Sea 2c Harold Tucker USN
Sea 2c Norvel Vanevery USN
ACMM Reginal Wallace USN
PhM 3c John Ward USN
Sea 2c Harry Wells USN
Sea 1c George Whatley USN
Sea 1c Harold White USN
Sea 2c Albert White USN
Sea 1c Ralph Whittington USN
Sea 1c Lyle Willey USN


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