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Gowan, John J. Jr.

John J. Gowan Merchant Marines WWII
John J. Gowan Merchant Marines WWII

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Date of Birth: 9/24/1921
Died On: 10/1/1978
Street Address: 200 North St
Service Number: unknown
Branch of Service: Merchant Marines-WWII

Veteran Code: MM-9

John J. Gowan was born in New York in 1921. In Rye his family lived at 200 North St and were members of the Church of the Resurrection. John was a Rye High School Graduate, Class of 1940. He served as an officer in the Merchant Marines during World War II.

He graduated from the Merchant Marine Academy, then in Great Neck, L. 1. , during World War II and served on convoys and as a deck officer before and after the war. THE RYE CHRONICLE Thursday, October 5, 1978

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