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Rank and Name, Technical Sergeant Garret T. Cooper Jr.
Unit/Placed in,1838th Ordnance Company, Aviation .
Garret is born approx. 1914 in Bergen, New Jersey.
Father, Garret T. Cooper.
Mother, Harriet L. Cooper.
Sister, Margaret L. Cooper.
Brothers Thomas C. and Robert G. Cooper, .
Garret enlisted the service in New Jersey with service number # 32571195.
Garret died of his wounds at Leyte, Philippines sustained in a accident (no record) on Dec. 7, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Garret 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/