Memorial to
Robert Eldon Hollingsworth



ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Judy Hindman, daughter, Sgt/Maj, US Army, Retired,
Marti La Joie, daughter for sending me
the information needed to create this memorial.

A rose for each of you loving ladies and my thanks

Robert Eldon Hollingsworth
S1c, Plankowner, U.S.S. OAKLAND CL-95

"He never gave up".
He fought to the end, like the hero he was.



You will embark on a fair sea,
and at times there will be fair weather,
but not always.

Never lose courage.

Daphne Du Maurer









Robert Eldon Hollingsworth
April 2, 1925 ~ December 5, 2008
S1c, Plankowner, U.S.S. OAKLAND CL-95
United States Navy World War II





U.S.S. OAKLAND CL-95
17 July 1943 to 01 July 1949






Judy Hindman, Sgt/Maj, US Army, Retired
Robert's daugther and family



USS OAKLAND (CL95)
Service Medals and
Service Ribbons in lieu of medals












Combat Action
Ribbon
China Service
Medal
America Campaign
Service Medal
Asiatic Pacific
Campaign Medal


World War II
Victory Medal
Navy Occupation
Asia Medal
World War II
Victory Medal











Presidential Unit
Citation Philippines



USS OAKLAND CL-95
participated in following operations

Gilbert Islands
MarshallIslands
Bismarck Archipelago
Asiatic-Pacific Raids 1944
Western New Guinea

Marianas
Western Caroline Islands
Leyte
Okinawa Gunto
Third Fleet operations against Japan




FROM THE OFFICERS AND CREW
OF U.S.S. OAKLAND CL/CLAA-95





SO PROUDLY WE SERVED

Requiescat in pace!
May he rest in peace!













This Web Page was created by and
is maintained by Paul D. Henriott
last updated 9 December 2012