Charles Benjamin 'Benjy' Johnson, Jr.
Name: Charles Benjamin 'Benjy' Johnson
Branch of Service: U.S. Navy
Unit: USS Cole, USS Barry, USS Branch,
USS Jack, USS Snapper, USS Bergell,
USS Besugo, USS Manta, USS Drum,
USS Sea Cat, USS Threadfin, USS Odax
Rank: Motor Machinists Mate 1st Class
Dates of Service(1):10/10/1939-11/16/1943
Dates of Service(2):11/17/1943-7/16/1956
Dates of Service(3):7/17/1956-6/1/1965
Theater of Service: American, Asiatic-
Pacific, Europe-African-Middle Eastern
Charles Benjamin Johnson retired as
Senior Chief Engineman in U.S. Navy
Fleet Reserve on 6/1/1965.
Charles Benjamin 'Benjy' Johnson, Jr., was born on August 6, 1915, in Albemarle County, Virginia; he was the son of Charles Benjamin Johnson, Sr., and
Ruth (Allen) Johnson, Benjy married Nell Baird on June 28, 1945, in Scottsville, Virginia. Benjy passed away on July 24, 1975, in
Charlottesville, Virginia, and is buried at Scottsville Cemetery, in Scottsville, Virginia.