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LCDR Charles Mills Wood, Jr
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1917, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1945, Philippines

Son of
Charles Mills Wood, Sr & Mary Beulah Smith
Husband of Nell Rice Wynn

Providence Journal-Enterprise
7 SEP 1950 - OBIT: Final rites for Lieutenant Commander Charles Mills WOOD, Jr., and members of his fighter bomber crew will be held at 11:30 Friday morning, Sept. 8, at Zachary Taylor National Cemetery, near Louisville. The plane in which Lt. Comdr. Wood and his men were flying disappeared during a bombing mission in the Philippines on 22 MAR 1945 and only recently was found and the men identified. Lt. Comdr. Wood was the son of the late C.M. Wood of Princeton and Mrs. Wood who now resides in Louisville. After finishing his high school work in Princeton he attended Marion Military Institute, Marion, AL and graduated from the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD in 1940. He served aboard the battleship U.S.S. Nevada before going into Naval Aviation. He married the former Nell Rice WYNN of Providence and is survived by one son, Charles Mills Wood III. 
 
Inscription:
LCDR, US NAVY WORLD WAR II
 
Burial:
Zachary Taylor National Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: I, 213
 
Created by: Marigay
Record added: May 15, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8759481
LCDR Charles Mills Wood, Jr
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LCDR Charles Mills Wood, Jr
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- Mike Weeks
 Added: Jun. 18, 2013

- Gary Powell
 Added: May. 27, 2013
Rest in Peace.
- Gary Powell
 Added: Jul. 12, 2012
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