by his great nephew, Nevin Gaudet
Simon Jeffery Mattie was born in Nova Scotia
Canada. He enlisted in Boston. Trained at Newport RI Navy base Jan 29,
1942. June 5 1942 sails with WASP group to San Diego. Seen action at
Tulagi Islands, Savo Island, Solomons, Santa Cruz Islands, Vangunu
Landings and Guadalcanal.
Would anyone have any information concerning Simon Jeffery Mattie? I have
no photos of him during WWII in uniform, only a couple from early 1930's.
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