GUNNER’S MATE THIRD CLASS ROGER LOWELL STORM; U.S. NAVY

May 14, 1913 (Mount Pocono, PA) – December 26, 1995 (Sarasota, FL); 82 years old
Married to Jane Renn Storm (1923-1972) on December 6, 1943 in Norwalk.
— Divorced on June 18, 1975
One son, Franklin Storm Jr. (1949-2013)
Married again to Marlene Howard Storm on December 10, 1980 in Desoto, FL.
Local address: 1 Woodland Road, Norwalk (Rowayton)
Enlisted on June 3, 1943 in New Haven, CT; discharged September 21, 1945
Serial number 8076080
Assigned to LST-50 and LST-593

Born to Milton Storm (1891-1960) and Theresa “Tressie” Louise Carlton (1892-1961). Roger / Rodger (alternate spelling), was their only child.


Wounded in action during the Normandy invasion aboard LST-50. Awarded the Purple Heart Medal.


The LST-50 was initially assigned to the European theater and participated in the Normandy invasion between 6 and 25 June 1944 and the invasion of southern France between 15 August and 25 September 1944.


Burial information is unknown. Charlotte Memorial Funeral Home handled the arrangements. Nothing else can be found.


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Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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