Sanford A. Moen

Sanford A. Moen




Sanford A "Sam" Moen


Sanford Moen was a member of the US Navy Armed Guard. He served aboard the SS Keystone from May 1942 to June 1942, aboard the SS Calobre from August 1942 to April 1943, aboard the SS Lincoln Steffens from May 1943 to February 1944, aboard the SS Cotton Mather from March 1944 to December 1944, aboard the SS Fred W Weller from January 1945 to March 1945, aboard the SS Rich Mountain from April 1945 to June 1945 and aboard the SS Sea Dolphin from July 1945 to September 1945. Sanford is from Whitehall, Wisconsin. He served as a gunner in the Navy during World War II and then switched to the Army and retired as a First Sergeant.



Pictures are from the SS Lincoln Steffens in 1943


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These two gunners were awarded the Bronze Star for shooting down JU 88's in Oran


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Aboard the SS Lincoln Steffens in the Oran Harbor


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SS Lincoln Steffens, Oran Harbor


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