Veterans' Memorial Project
Arthur Robert Crathorne Jr.
World War II
Ensign Crathorne was assigned to a Destroyer for service somewhere in the Atlantic, acting as a communications officer. He is listed as Missing in Action or Buried at Sea; his name is inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery; Nettuno, Italy. He was awarded the Purple Heart. Before military service, Ensign Crathorne was a practicing lawyer employed by National Life Insurance Co.
– submitted by James Opolony, military researcher; and information taken from University and public recordsSubmit additional information or comments