Carroll Lee Albright was born on February 11, 1918 to Will and Loma Woods Albright. He joined the Navy when he was 17 years old. He made a career of the Navy. He retired with the
rank of Chief Petty Officer.
Mr. Albright did not discuss his service on the USS Marblehead much with his family. All of the men at Mr. Albright's gunnery post were killed or wounded, except for him.
Mr. Albright died on December 13, 1972 in Grant's Pass, Oregon.