Albert Morris


Age: 92

U.S. Navy veteran who was one of only 317 sailors who survived the sinking of the USS Indianapolis after it was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine in the closing days of World War II and spent four and a half days adrift on the sea before rescue, who was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds inflicted during the sinking and ordeal in the sea.

Cause of Death: Natural causes

Born: 1925

Died: August 15, 2017

Akron, Ohio