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Tim Cook (#46481904)
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Bio Photo I have been researching some of the 36,000 + Army Air Forces personnel who died in the line of duty, of non-combat causes during the World War II era in service-related accidents. It is said that more
than 15,500 Army airmen were killed in airplane accidents between 1941 and 1946, within the borders of the U.S. and it's territories. They gave their all and died in the service of their country, but received no purple hearts and virtually no mention in the history books and have largely been forgotten by time.

For corrections, additions, or requests for transfer of memorial, please use the Edit tab, and select Suggest a Correction or Provide Additional Information to make any update requests. It is much easier to handle the issue this way, rather than a personal message.

I am happy to update any memorial, including family links. But I DO NOT like adding census information, copies of death certificates and please do not add long obituaries to the "photo" area. The information can be condensed and pasted into the bio area. If you don't have the time to type out the obituary, just email it to me. I will add it and give you credit for finding it.
I appreciate any information that can "round out" someone's bio.

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JJH
headstone request
Thanks for getting the headstone for the Hillman family.
JJH
Added by JJH on May 22, 2016 11:54 PM
Lorraine
Bessie Reynolds
Mem. 106593838. Thank you so VERY much for the pictures of Bessie & tombstone. She was a dear, sweet lady in our Ee dah how DAR Chapter. Lorraine
Added by Lorraine on May 18, 2016 8:55 AM
Jen
Ruth Carlson
Thanks Tim for the great photo of the headstone for Ruth Carlson. I appreciate you work. Thanks again, Jen
Added by Jen on May 17, 2016 7:35 PM
Vicki Smith
Elmer & Inez Lambert
Thank you so much for taking the time to get the photo's for my families memorials on Find A Grave. Keep up the great work, with out people like you and the Find A Grave web site I would not have found my family one memorial at a time. Vicki
Added by Vicki Smith on May 16, 2016 12:44 PM
Mary
Maude E. Marker
Tim,
Thank you for taking the picture of her grave in the Challis Cemetery. I really appreciate it.
Mary #47193217
Added by Mary on May 16, 2016 12:01 PM
Kayla Snyder
RE: Thomas Cook
Through census I think I have figured out the Thomas Cook line. More research needed, but I am close! Kayla Snyder
Added by Kayla Snyder on May 14, 2016 7:44 AM
Kayla Snyder
Thomas Cook
I am trying to find the parents of Adele Laura Cook. She married a great Uncle & I have been trying to find her parents. Some of her census information states that they were both born in Ireland. The only Cook I can find in the Campo Seco Catholic Cemetery that was born in Ireland is: Thomas Cook b. 1835 d. 1905. Do you have any research on Thomas & who he married & was Adele L Cook one of his children? Adele was born in California 13 May 1892 & died on 29 Nov 1951. She married in 1928 - Robert Axel Anderson. He died in '49, she died just a few years later. Robert is buried in the Tracy Public Cemetery in Tracy, CA.

Thank you for your service & I appreciate any info you may have.

Kayla (Winn) Snyder
Find A Grave# 20813684
Added by Kayla Snyder on May 07, 2016 1:25 PM
James Earl (Sam) Price
Helicopter Crash, June 07th, 1954
Dear Tim; Newspaper article has been publsihed on C Frederick Boehme Memorial # 141066707.
Added by James Earl (Sam) Price on Apr 28, 2016 11:53 PM
Michael Krehl
Leonard J. McNeill
Hello Tim I am the grandson of Leonard I have just been informed of my grandfather and am trying to put things together I have found lots of info. on his military service. I would like to provide details of his service.
Added by Michael Krehl on Apr 28, 2016 8:26 AM
James Earl (Sam) Price
Helicopter Crash, June 07th, 1954
Finally found C Frederick Boehme F - a = G Memorial # 145202040
Added by James Earl (Sam) Price on Apr 28, 2016 4:05 AM
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