My Father

Darrell L. Jackson GM2/c

(his account of the sinking)

Born: December 09, 1921 Elkmont, Tennessee

Died: January 02, 1968 Everett, Washington

Gunnersmate on USS Swerve up to the sinking.

He also served on the Presidential Honor Guard in the White House before assignment to sea duty. This unit was also called the "Seamans" Guard.




This image created by Curtis Smith




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