|Ens Joy Curtis Bournique|
|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1895|
|Death: ||Sep. 24, 1918|
Ensign J. C. Bournique, USNR, was designated Naval Aviator #1235 on 14 Sept. 1918. Killed in a seaplane accident along with two others. Officially all three bodies were not recovered. However one Chicago-based news report stated ENS Bournique's body washed ashore on 28 Sept., but there is no record of a funeral service and burial.
ENS Bournique was survived by his parents, Eugene Augustus and Stella (Curtis) Bournique, and sisters Helen and Ruth.
Note: Memorial Service by family on 27 OCT 1918
Body lost at sea
Specifically: No recoverly following accident.
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Apr 22, 2010
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