ITEM: USS FLETCHER
DD-445 COMBAT ACTION REPORT
Date: 14 February, 1945.
Place: U.S.S. Fletcher (DD 445)
Cause: Shrapnel from shell which struck ship.
Frank Steven, #337 30 01, GM1c, USN.
Diagnosis: WOUNDS, MULTIPLE, Bilateral
amputation of legs.
Disposition: DD. Remains sent to Army Burial
Service, Subic Bay, Luzon, P.I.