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Sgt William H "Billy" Coppedge
Birth: Apr. 12, 1923
Hopkins County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1945, Philippines

Son of William Owen and Ruby Stella Hall Coppedge
married Myrtle "Myrtie" May Gafford before he left
to serve in World War II

Killed in Action Apr.17,1945 on Jolo Island in the Phillipines.

Purple Heart and Cluster
Pacific Ribbon with battle stars
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Owen Coppedge (1896 - 1980)
  Ruby Stella Hall Coppedge (1897 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Myrtie Mayze Coppedge Gafford Shipley (1925 - 2013)
 
 Siblings:
  Opal Oneita Coppedge Womack (1915 - 1991)*
  Carl Derwuin Coppedge (1917 - 1983)*
  Kaytreen Coppedge Parnell (1919 - 1993)*
  Edwina Coppedge McCarter (1921 - 1991)*
  William H Coppedge (1923 - 1945)
  Bobby Dale Coppedge (1928 - 1989)*
  Patsy Mozelle Coppedge Scott (1930 - 2010)*
  Dean Carlton Coppedge (1932 - 2006)*
  Dale Coppedge (1934 - 1995)*
  Van Earl Coppedge (1936 - 2015)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
He Gave His Life So Others Might Live
 
Burial:
New Shirley Cemetery
Shirley
Hopkins County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: kaci cross
Originally Created by: Ed & Sue Anderson
Record added: Jan 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63578717
Sgt William H Billy Coppedge
Added by: Ed & Sue Anderson
 
Sgt William H Billy Coppedge
Added by: Ed & Sue Anderson
 
Sgt William H Billy Coppedge
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Gena Forsyth
 
 
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- Angel of Flowers
 Added: Sep. 13, 2014

- kaci cross
 Added: Feb. 24, 2012
Daughter of Billy's sister M Kaytreen (Katie) Coppedge Parnell
- kaci cross
 Added: Jul. 12, 2011
 
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