John Gardner Tennent, 3rd, USN
|Born ||10 Dec 1901||Washington, D.C.|
|Died ||30 Jan 1944||(42)||USS Anderson|
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|1 Jul 1940|| ||Lt.|
|15 Jun 1942|| ||T/Lt.Cdr.|
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Warship Commands listed for John Gardner Tennent, USN
|USS Southard (DMS 10)||T/Lt.Cdr.||Destroyer||29 Sep 1942||14 May 1943|
|USS Anderson (DD 411)||T/Cdr.||Destroyer||14 May 1943||30 Jan 1944 (+)|
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30 Jan 1944
Ship was hit in CIC by shell fired from shore. 6kia, 14wia. Killed included the CO CDR John Gardner Tennent III (71649), USN, NC, LoM(V), PH & two Ens. Robert William Carlin (227715), USNR, PH John McClelland Entrikin (256083), USNR, PH three Enlisted were killed as well: Leonard (n) Link, Sea1c, (8487757), USNR, PH Wendell (n) Rolfe, Sea2c, (8506699), USNR, PH & John Joseph Weiss, Jr., RdM3c, (7258456), PH. (2)
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