Joseph T. O'Callahan

Military Person

1905 – 1964

84

Who was Joseph T. O'Callahan?

Joseph Timothy O'Callahan was a Jesuit priest and, during World War II, a United States Navy chaplain. He was awarded the U.S. military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions during and after an attack on the aircraft carrier aboard which he was serving, the USS Franklin.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
May 14, 1905
Boston
Also known as
  • Joseph Timothy O'Callahan
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Boston College High School
Lived in
  • Boston
Died
Mar 18, 1964
Worcester

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Joseph T. O'Callahan." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 19 Aug. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/joseph_t_ocallahan>.

Discuss this Joseph T. O'Callahan biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net