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Sgt James Eugene Cook
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1920
Allen County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 9, 1944

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This memorial is a cenotaph only as Sgt. Cook was Missing in Action.

To visit his cenotaph in Manila, click on link below:

SGT. JAMES E. COOK

(NOTE: There is a discrepancy between the date of death on the Manila cenotaph and the Kansas cenotaph headstone.) This is not UN-common occurence when memorials are transcribed from old written/recorded material)

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WORLD WAR II and KOREAN CONFLICT VETERANS INTERRED OVERSEAS:
Name: James E Cook
Inducted From: Kansas
Rank: Sergeant
Combat Organization: Headquarters Squadron 5th Bomber Group Heavy
Death Date: 12 Feb 1943
Monument: Fort William Mckinley, Manila, the Philippines
Last Known Status: Missing
U.S. Awards: Purple Heart Medal; Air Medal; and Additional Army Awards

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Eugene Bryan Cook (1895 - 1957)
  Mayme E Cook (1897 - 1991)
 
 Sibling:
  James Eugene Cook (1920 - 1944)
  Richard Garrett Cook (1926 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

IN MEMORY OF JAMES EUGENE COOK
MISSING IN ACTION - SOUTH PACIFIC
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IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHOSE FINAL RESTING PLACE IS KNOWN TO GOD ALONE.

 
Note: VETERAN - WWII - US ARMY AIR FORCE - MIA/KIA - PURPLE HEART & OTHER AWARDS
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Iola
Allen County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: DK Paddock
Record added: Oct 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78412640
Sgt James Eugene Cook
Added by: DK Paddock
 
Sgt James Eugene Cook
Added by: DK Paddock
 
 
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 Added: May. 25, 2012
 
 
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