Joseph A. Volz
USS West Virginia
Joseph A. "Joe" Volz, born Aug. 29, 1924,
Coldwater, OH, and enlisted in the USN Dec. 8, 1942. He was assigned
to the USS West Virginia in 1943 at Bremerton Naval Station and served
aboard during the naval engagements of Leyte Gulf, Mindoro operation, the
naval battle of Surigao Strait, Iwo Jima, Okinawa and the Japanese surrender
in Tokyo Bay.
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