Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

COIL, VERNON LEE

Sergeant, U. S. Army Air Corps. Home address: Geary, Blaine County. Mrs. Marion Hall Coil, Wife, 1815 North Kelham, Oklahoma City. Born January 22, 1921. Enlisted March 8, 1943. Decorations: Air Medal; Order of the Purple Heart. Graduated from Geary High School in 1939. Member of the Mennonite Church. Served as Aerial Engineer and Gunner. Awarded Good Conduct Medal. Died April 25, 1944, in action at Cesana, Italy.

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