The Freedom Committee of Orange County


Pearl Harbor Survivors Medal


Name: O. W. “Bob” Bankston

Rank: Electrician’s Mate First Class

Branch of Service: U. S. Navy

Unit: U.S.S. California (BB 44) & USS Coshocton (AO)

Specialty: Electrical

Active Duty Dates: November 1940 to March 1946

Armed Conflicts: WWII

Theater of Operations: Pacific

Campaigns: Pearl Harbor, Saipan, Guam

Decorations & Awards: Purple Heart Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Theater/3 battle stars, American Defense, American Theater,

   Victory Medal, Pearl Harbor Medal

Speaking Subjects: None

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