USS Arizona brothers

"I think it bothered him his whole life that his brother went down when he was on shore leave. I think he felt like he let his brother and his shipmates down." - Anthony Czarnecki's son, David, reflecting on the memories of his father.

Name

Rate/Rank

Status

State (1)

1.

ALLISON, Andrew K.
ALLISON, J.T.

F1c
F1c

KIA
KIA

Missouri (2)
Missouri

2.

ANDERSON, Delbert Jake (3)
ANDERSON, John Delmar (3)

BM2c
BM2c

KIA
Survivor

Minnesota
New Mexico

3.

BALL, Masten A.
BALL, William V. (4)

F1c
S1c

Survivor
KIA

Iowa
Iowa

4.

BECKER, Harvey Herman
BECKER, Marvin Otto
BECKER, Wesley Paulson

GM2c
GM3c
S1c

Survivor
KIA
KIA

California
Kansas
Kansas

5.

BIRDSELL, Estelle
BIRDSELL, Rayon Delois

MM1c
F2c

Survivor
KIA

California
Missouri

6.

BROMLEY, George Edward
BROMLEY, Jimmie

SM3c
S1c

KIA
KIA

Washington
Washington

7.

CHANDLER, Donald Ross
CHANDLER, Edwin Ray

Pvt
S1c

KIA
Survivor

Alabama
California

8.

CHAPMAN, Naaman N.
CHAPMAN, Noel B.

S1c
S2c

KIA
Survivor

Nebraska
Nebraska

9.

CHIRSTIANSEN, Edward Lee
CHRISTIANSEN, Harlan Carl

Bkr3c
S2c

KIA
Survivor

Kansas
Kansas

10.

CONLIN, Bernard Eugene
CONLIN, James Leo

S2c
F2c

KIA
KIA

Illinois
Illinois

11.

CONRAD, Homer Milton Jr.
CONRAD, Walter Ralph

S1c
QM2c

KIA
KIA

Ohio
California

12.

COOPER, Clarence Eugene
COOPER, Kenneth Erven

F2c
F2c

KIA
KIA

California
California

13.

CZARNECKI, Anthony Francis
CZARNECKI, Stanley

MM1c
F1c

Survivor
KIA

Michigan
Michigan

14.

DOHERTY, George Walter
DOHERTY, John Albert
DOHERTY, John Andrew

S2c
MM2c
CGM

KIA
KIA
Survivor

California
California (5)
California

15.

ELLIS, George William
ELLIS, Richard Everrett

SC1c
S1c

Survivor
KIA

Nebraska
Nebraska

16.

FLORY, Dale Frederick
FLORY, Max Edward

WT2c
S2c

Survivor
KIA

California
Indiana

17.

HEIDT, Edward Joseph
HEIDT, Wesley John

F1c
MM2c

KIA
KIA

California
California

18.

INGALLS, Richard Fitch
INGALLS, Theodore A.

SC3c
SC3c

KIA
KIA

New York
New York

19.

IVERSEN, Earl Henry
IVERSEN, Norman Kenneth

S2c
S2c

KIA
KIA

California
California

20.

JONES, Daniel Pugh
JONES, Woodrow Wilson

S2c
S2c

KIA
KIA

Alabama
Alabama

21.

JONES, Edmon Ethmer
JONES, Homer Loyd

S1c
SC3c

KIA
KIA

Colorado
Colorado

22.

KENISTON, Donald Lee
KENISTON, Kenneth Howard

S2c
F3c

KIA
KIA

Ohio
Ohio

23.

KENNINGTON, Charles Cecil
KENNINGTON, Milton Homer

S1c
S1c

KIA
KIA

Tennessee
Tennessee

24.

KRAMB, James Henry
KRAMB, John David

S1c
Msmth1c

KIA
KIA

New York
New York

25.

LAKIN, Donald Lapier
LAKIN, Joseph Jordan

S1c
S1c

KIA
KIA

California (6)
California (6)

26.

LIVERS, Raymond Edward
LIVERS, Wayne Nicholas

S1c
F1c

KIA
KIA

New Mexico
New Mexico

27.

MILLER, George Stanley
MILLER, Jessie Zimmer

S1c
S1c

KIA
KIA

Ohio
Ohio

28.

MORSE, Francis Jerome
MORSE, Norman Roi

BM1c
WT2c

KIA
KIA

California (7)
Virginia (7)

29.

MURDOCK, Charles Luther
MURDOCK, Melvin Elijah
MURDOCK, Thomas Daniel

WT1c
WT2c
CY

KIA
KIA
Survivor

Alabama
Alabama
Alabama

30.

NICHOLS, Alfred Rose
NICHOLS, Louis Duffie

S1c
S2c

KIA
KIA

Alabama
Alabama

31.

O'BRYAN, George David
O'BRYAN, Joseph Benjamin

FC3c
FC3c

KIA
KIA

Kentucky
Kentucky

32.

SHIVE, Gordon Eshom
SHIVE, Malcolm Holman

PFC
RM3c

KIA
KIA

California
California

33.

SKILES, Charley Jackson Jr.
SKILES, Eugene

S2c
S2c

KIA
KIA

Missouri
Missouri

34.

STARKOVICH, Charles
STARKOVICH, Joseph Jr.

EM3c
F2c

KIA
KIA

Washington
Washington

35.

VELIA, Galen Steve
VELIA, Keith Lloyd

SM3c
S2c

KIA
Survivor

Kansas
Kansas

36.

WARRINER, Kenneth T. (8)
WARRINER, Russell Walter (8)

S2c
S1c

Survivor
Survivor

Wisconsin
Wisconsin

37.

WELLS, Raymond Virgil Jr.
WELLS, William Bennett

S1c
S1c

KIA
KIA

Missouri
Missouri

FOOTNOTES:

(1) State determination: For personnel killed in action, their next of kin location is used. For survivors, their last known address or next of kin is used. This listing does not necessarily represent their place of birth or place of enlistment.

(2) Andrew is memorialized at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Hawaii, under the state of Tennessee.

(3) Delbert and John were the only set of twins on the USS Arizona at the time of the attack.

(4) The famous Sullivan brothers joined the U.S. Navy to avenge the death of William Ball.

(5) John Albert is memorialized at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Hawaii, under the state of Montana.

(6) Donald and Joseph grave makers at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Hawaii, indicate from Kansas.

(7) Francis and Norman are memorialized at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Hawaii, under the state of Colorado.

(8) The Warriners were the only set of USS Arizona brothers to survive the attack. Kenneth was training at Fleet Signal School, in San Diego, California, although assigned to the Arizona. Russell was wounded (burned), but survived.

Last updated: May 2, 2018

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