|On Eternal Patrol - USS Herring (SS-233)|
The following men were lost while serving on USS Herring (SS-233). If you are a relative or a friend of any man lost on this boat, please contact us. Also, if you are interested in our efforts to establish a permanent memorial for the men of USS Herring on the island of Matsua, near the site of the loss of the vessel, please contact us.
Please note: Reports published in 2016 in Russian media sources of the discovery of USS Herring were incorrect. There have been additional unverified reports of an object assumed to be a submarine found in a survey conducted off Matsua in June, 2017. We will continue to follow any and all information on possible searches for the vessel.
Click on a man's name to go to his personal memorial page on this site. Photographs and personal information are needed as indicated in the column at right.
For a brief history of the boat, please see The Loss of USS Herring.
*Louis Hill Jones died in non-sinking event.
The U.S. Submarine Veterans of World War II assigned USS Herring (SS-233)
to the State of Alabama.