Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II


Second Lieutenant, U. S. Army Air Corps. Home address: Duncan, Stephens County. Mrs. Annie Brown Davis, Mother, 1208 Ash Ave., Duncan. Born August 9, 1915. Enlisted March, 1942. Decoration : Order of the Purple Heart awarded posthumously. Graduated Cameron State School of Agriculture, Lawton; attended University of Oklahoma, 1938-39. Trained at Maxwell Field and Monroe, Louisiana. Graduated from School of Navigation, received wings, and commissioned on December 26, 1942. Sailed for overseas duty April 27, 1943. Served as Navigator on heavy bomber (Liberator). Died July 7, 1943, in line of duty, in Southwest Pacific.

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