Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

COOLEY, JACK C

Field Music, Private, First Class, U. S. Marine Corps. Home address: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County. Mrs. A. Cooley, Mother, 1333 N. W. 2nd St., Oklahoma City. Born September 23, 1925. Enlisted December, 1942. Decoration: Order of the Purple Heart. Great nephew of Jack Stillwell, famous Indian scout in western Indian Territory. Served in Battle of Namur, Marshall Islands. Died June 17, 1944, in action Saipan, Marianas Islands, Central Pacific.

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