Keen, Elmo Noel
Crewmember Status: Killed in action
21/Feb/1920 – 03/May/1945
Machinist’s Mate 1st Class, USN
Battle Station while aboard DD 803:
Birth: Feb. 21, 1920 – Arkoma, Le Flore, Oklahoma
Death: May 3, 1945 – China Sea off the east coast of Okinawa
Elmo Keen was in the U.S. Navy, aboard the USS Little DD 803 off the east coast of Okinawa when the ship was struck by multiple Japanese kamikaze planes. He went down with the ship and lost his life at sea.