SOLDIER’S PROFILE
Brooks Jr.,
John

August 17, 1922 —

Branch of Service: Navy

Unit: Underwater Demolition

Theater of Operation: European

Birthplace: Riley, KS

Killed in Action: No

Prisoner of War: Select One

Gender: Male

SERVICE YEARS: October 1, 1942 — February 1, 1946

I was there. D-Day at Normandy Beach-removing mines Philippine Islands-Okinawa-end of war I was a deep sea diver and helped raise the SS Normandy Pier 88, New York, New York.

Submission Honored By: Wife Wilma and Sons Ralph, Harold and Daniel Brooks