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Amo, Charles Henry

Rank and Name, Seaman Second Class Charles Henry Amo.

Unit/Placed in, USS Cooper (DD-695) Destroyer, United States Naval Reserve.


Charles is born approx. on Aug. 13, 1925 in Massachusetts.

Father, David C. Amo.

Mother, Mary H. (Taylor) Amo.


Charles enlisted the service in Massachusetts with service number # 8253998.


Charles was KIA when the USS Cooper was sunk by the Japanese Destroyer Jake at The Battle for Ormoc Bay on Dec. 3, 1944, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary 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.


Thanks to,

Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

USS Cooper (DD-695) Destroyer
Japanese Destroyer Take
USS Cooper Wreck
USS Cooper Wreck
USS Cooper Wreck
Casualty List
His rank Seaman Second Class