Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II


Private, U. S. Army. Home address: Clayton, Pushmataha County. Mr. and Mrs. R. B. McKinney, Foster Pa;ents, Hugo, Oklahoma. Born February 5, 1918. Enlisted March 21,- 1940. Decoration: Order of the Purple Heart. Held as prisoner by the Japanese in Philippine Islands from the fall of Bataan. Died October 24, 1944, en route on Japanese ship sunk by American forces in China Sea.

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