|Rank||Aviation Electrician's Mate Third Class U.S. Navy|
|Entered Service From||Michigan|
|Date of Death||December 10 1941|
|Status||Buried At Sea|
Walls of the Missing
Petty Officer Paul was initially listed as Missing in Action. His remains were later recovered and identified. He was Buried at Sea at the request of his next-of-kin. Petty Officer Paul's name is permanently inscribed on the Walls of the Missing at Manila American Cemetery.