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S2 Charles William Gleason
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Birth: Jan. 24, 1924
Pierce County
North Dakota, USA
Death: May 8, 1943, At Sea

Navy Seaman Second Class Charles William Gleason was the son of James William Gleason and Cora Sophia Olson.

He was killed in action while serving aboard the USS Sims in the Battle of the Coral Sea. His body was lost at sea. Charles was posthumously awarded a Purple Heart. 
Family links: 
  James William Gleason (1902 - 1984)
  Cora Sophia Olson Gleason (1895 - 1974)
  Charles William Gleason (1924 - 1943)
  Florence Elizabeth Gleason Stansberry (1926 - 2013)*
*Calculated relationship
Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
Metro Manila
National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot: Tablets of the Missing - Navy
Maintained by: Red
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56788337
S2 Charles William Gleason
Added by: South Africa War Graves Project
S2 Charles William Gleason
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- Red
 Added: May. 29, 2016
In honor of your service to our country. May we never forget the price of freedom.
- Marcella
 Added: May. 25, 2015

- wren
 Added: Apr. 23, 2015
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