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Rank and Name, Sergeant Charles R. Cooper.
Unit/Placed in, 2nd Transport Squadron.
Charles is born approx. 1922 in Oklahoma.
Sister, Pauline l. Cooper
Charles enlisted the service in California with service number # 3928094.
Charles’s Crew-members and position on-board the plane a C-46 were,
1st Lt. David D. Haydon Pilot
F/O. Francis D. Johnson Co Pilot
Sgt. Charles R. Cooper Radio Operator
S/Sgt. Okie Venable Jr. Crew Chief
Cpl. Paul L. Kenney Ass. Crew Chief
Charles was KIA because lesser weather they were of course, they probably crashed in bad weather on Sep. 8, 1944 he is honored with a Purple Heart, Air medal, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Charles is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Walls of the missing.
Thanks to Jean Louis Vijgen, ABMC, https://abmc.gov
Philippine Scouts Heritage Society,http://www.philippine-scouts.org/
Marines Info Geoffrey Roecker, https://missingmarines.com/
Medals Info, http://www.honorstates.org
Hendriks Webdesign, https://hendrikswebdesign.nl/