Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BENCH, WILLIS G

First Lieutenant, Pilot U. S. Army Air Corps. Home address: Coweta, Wagoner County. Charles Bench, Father, Rt. 1, Coweta. Born March 15, 1918. Enlisted September,1938. Captain in Oklahoma National Guard, Fort Sill; Captain in Air Corps, November, 1940. Died June 8, 1942, when his plane was forced down in the South Pacific.

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