Honda (Pedernales) Point, California, Disaster, 8 September 1923:
List of Naval Personnel Who Died

USS Young

Buchan, Ralph Kenneth Chief Pharmacist's Mate
Duncan, Earl Seaman 2 class
Grady, Everett William Fireman 2 class
Harrison, Earnest Carl Fireman 1 class
Jones Ernest Cabin Cook
Kirby, Edward Clinton Fireman 3 class
Kirk, Henry Thompson Fireman 3 class
Martin, James Tidwell Seaman 1 class
Morris, Wade Hampton Seaman 2 class
Overshiner, Gordon Jerome Seaman 2 class
Reddoch, Clitus Allen Radioman 1 class
Rogers, Leo Floyd Seaman 2 class
Salzer, Charles Alfred Coxswain
Skipper, Hugh Woodfan Seaman 2 class
Slimak, Joseph John Seaman 2 class
Taylor, Max H. Engineman 2 class
Torres, Enrique Cabin Steward
Van Schaack, Vern Russell Fireman 2 class
Young, John Fireman 2 class
Zakrzewski, August Fireman 2 class

USS Delphy

Conway, James Wheaton H. Seaman 2 class
Dalida, Sofronio CC [Cabin Cook?]
Pearson, James Thomas Fireman 1 class

Source: US Navy Bureau of Naval Personnel. Navy Casualties: Lost and Wrecked Ships, 1801-1941... Washington, DC: 1941? [Rare fragile typescript located in Navy Department Library rare book room.]


Related Resource: Honda (Pedernales) Point, California, Disaster, 8 September 1923.