USS West Virginia
Aviation Radioman Second Class Andrew Chup was killed on November 8, 1944 when the Kingfisher plane in which he was a passenger lost a wing and crashed. The pilot of the plane was Lt. Commander Robert M. Rocktaschel. Their deaths were the Wee Vee's first deaths since Pearl Harbor.
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