Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II


Staff Sergeant, U. S. Army. Home address: Tyrone, Texas County. Mr. and Mrs. George S. Bookless, Parents, Tyrone. Born August 13, 1922. Enlisted December 1, 1942. Decorations: Combat Infantry Badge; Bronze Star; four Battle Participation stars in European Theatre of Operations; Presidential Citation; French Croix de Guerre; Order of the Purple Heart. Graduated High School in 1940; attended the University of Oklahoma, 1940-41, Norman. Member of United Brethren Church. Died December 18, 1944, in action in vicinity of Rocherath, Belgium.

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