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Sullivan brothers on USS Juneau (Joseph, Francis, Albert, Madison and George Sullivan (from left to right)) pictured on the 14 February All served on the USS Juneau. None survived the battle of Guadalcanal Nov. See the movie. "The Fighting Sullivans.

No other family in American history has suffered a wartime loss like that of Waterloo's Sullivan family. The Sullivans gave up their five sons in a World War II tragedy that has never been forgotten.

Five Sullivan brothers died in WW II. No other family in American history has suffered a wartime loss like that of Waterloo's Sullivan family. The Sullivans gave up their five sons in a World War II tragedy that has never been forgotten.

lleta Sullivan reads a letter from the U.S. Navy. She received two letters from F.D.R. in February of 1943. The first informed her of the death of her five sons in the line of duty, the second sent later requested her presence at the christening of the destroyer U.S.S. Sullivans named in their honor.

The Sullivan brothers' mother. The Sullivan brothers were five siblings who were all killed in action during or shortly after the sinking of the light cruiser USS Juneau the vessel on which they all served, around November in World War II.

The Sullivan brothers, who recently inducted into the Irish American Hall of Fame, were five siblings who were all killed in action while serving aboard the light cruiser USS Juneau (CL-52) in World War II.

the five Sullivan brothers on the USS Juneau, sunk in the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. 5 brothers From Waterloo, Iowa.

Memorial stones located in Arlington National Cemetery for all 5 of the Sullivan Brothers, who were all lost on 13 November 1942 when the ship they were *all* serving on, USS Juneau, was hit off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific during WWII. Their bodies were never recovered. ** FRANCIS HENRY SULLIVAN - COXN- 8 Feb 1915- 13 November 1942 - Purple Heart - Brothers in Arms **

Albert Leo Sullivan, one of the 5 Sullivan Brothers who died in WW II. He was 20 years old.

Memorial stones located in Arlington National Cemetery for all 5 of the Sullivan Brothers, who were all lost on 13 November 1942 when the ship they were *all* serving on, USS Juneau, was hit off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific during WWII. Their bodies were never recovered.  ** JOSEPH EUGENE SULLIVAN - S2C - 28 August 1918 - 13 November 1942 - Purple Heart - Brothers in Arms **

Reported missing in action. Place of birth: Waterloo, Iowa Date of birth: August 1918

The Fighting Sullivan Brothers (all were lost in Nov. 1942 when their ship, the USS Juneau, was sunk at the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal.

THEY ARE STILL REMEMBERED. The five Sullivan brothers were killed in action when the Japanese sunk the U. Juneau at Guadalcanal - Warner Bros. released a dramatized tribute film, "The Fighting Sullivans" in From the U.

5 Sullivan Brothers Die A tribute to their sacrifice/  by Tom Hough /  SPAR WLB-403

5 Sullivan Brothers Die A tribute to their sacrifice/ by Tom Hough / SPAR

USS Juneau (CL-52). The USS Juneau was sunk during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. In total 687 men, including the five Sullivan brothers, were killed in action as a result of its sinking.

The first USS Juneau was a United States Navy Atlanta-class light cruiser sunk at the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal in November In total 687 men, including the five Sullivan brothers, were killed in action as a result of its sinking.

Recognizing the bond of two or more brothers together is important. Do you have many brothers in your Family Tree? Add stories in your genealogy and family history research.

Brothers' Day - Aug. 24th

The Sole Survivor Policy describes a set of regulations in the US military that are designed to protect members of a family from the draft or combat duty if they have already lost family members in military service. The original law was enacted in

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