Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BONIFIELD, HARRY E

Aviation Cadet, U. S. Army Air Corps. Home address: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County. Mrs. Eva A. Starr, Mother, 687 Ogden Meadows, Vancouver , Washington. Born June 7, 1921. Enlisted September, 1940. Graduated Classen High School, Oklahoma City. Member Classen High School Band and Oklahoma City University Band; awarded six medals in National Music Contest at Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1938. Enlisted in Oklahoma National Guard band, 1938; served with 45th Division in Oklahoma and Texas; afterward enlisted in Army Air Corps radio school, graduating at Scott Field, Illinois. Died October 20, 1943, airplane crash, San Marcos, Texas.

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