Name: Rogers B Young

Birth Date: February 25, 1925

Inducted From: North Carolina

Rank: Fireman First Class

Combat Organization: United States Navy (USS Sigsbee DD-502)

Death Date: 14 Apr 1945

Monument: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States Last Known Status: Missing U.S.

Awards: Purple Heart Medal

Status: Killed in Action


Web Master Notes: Rogers B Young enlisted in the US Navy September 12, 1942 at Raleigh, NC Service #363 64 68. February 1, 1943 he was received aboard the USS Sigsbee DD-502 as S2c from USS Ellyson DD-454 at Brooklyn Navy Yard. Rogers Bernard Young, F1c battle station was after steering where he was killed in action April 14, 1945.  He served 2 years, 2 months, 14 days aboard the USS Sigsbee.DD-502. God rest his soul.