USS Nelson Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Jordan, S.)

Release No: 19-162 Aug. 29, 2019 PRINT | E-MAIL
WASHINGTON — Navy Seaman 1st Class Stewart Jordan, killed during World War II, was accounted for Aug. 27, 2019.

(Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.)

In 1944, Jordan was assigned to the USS Nelson, which was anchored off the coast of Normandy, France. He was killed June 12, 1944, when the ship was hit by enemy fire. Following the war, his remains could not be identified.

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