Linn County

Harold Martin Johnson



Harold Martin Johnson was born Apr. 6, 1921 to John M. and Minnie Peterson Johnson. He died July 20, 1944 and is buried in Murdoch-Linwood Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Petty Officer Johnson served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Houston (CA-30) and was MIA/FOD/POW/died as POW when that ship was lost in the Battle of Sunda Strait. He was later reported to have died while a POW in Borneo.