Richard Okane

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Birthday
2, 1911
Birthplace
New Hampshire
Death Date
Feb 16, 1994 (83)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
2, 1911
Birthplace
New Hampshire
Death Date
Feb 16, 1994 (83)

About

United States Navy submarine commander in World War II who received a Medal of Honor for his service on the Tang.

Before Fame

He graduate from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1934 after graduating from Phillips Academy, Andover in 1930.

Trivia

He was held prisoner by the Japanese during the last ten months of World War II.

Family Life

He married his wife Ernestine in 1936.

Associated With

He was awarded the Medal of Honor by President Harry S. Truman.