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The United States Navy Memorial

Navy Memorial Honoring the Men & Women of the Sea Services



Friday, June 9, 1944
Torpedoed in Engilsh Channel
LST 314 was assigned to the European theater and participated in the following operations: Sicilian occupation, July 1943; Salerno landings, September 1943; Invasion of Normandy, June 1944. While off the coast of Normandy, LST 314 was struck by an enemy torpedo. Extensive damage sustained in torpedo attack sinks LST 314. 67 officers and crew perish in the attack.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 60

Namesort descending Service Branch
StM 3c Maudie Garrett USN
EM 1c Paul Gary USN
Ens Leroy Graves USN
EM 1c Alan Hall USN
Bkr 3c Daniel Harper USN
MOMM 2c Walter Johnson USN
GM 3c Lawrence Kane USN
HA 1c Donald Kennedy USN
MOMM 1c Howard Labaw USN
MOMM 2c Raymond Lau USN
PhM 3c James Lewis USN
CPhM Graham Mahan USN
M 1c Carl Maier USN
EM 2c John Mason USN
Sea 2c Patrick Mccafferty USN
Sea 2c Francis Mcconn USN
Sea 2c Ronald Mccormack USN
Sea 2c Thomas Mcdonough USN
ARM 2c John Mcgann USN
Sea 2c Milton Mcgarry USN