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FO James W Cook
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Birth: unknown
Death: Nov. 26, 1944, Germany

James served as a Flight Officer on B-24J "Hare Power" (#44-40117), 852nd Bomber Squadron, 491st Bomber Group, 8th Air Force, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Texas prior to the war.

James was "Killed In Action" with the rest of his crew during the war when his plane was shot down over Germany and he was awarded the Air Medal and the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred overseas and was later repatriated here on July 1, 1950.

Service # T-004607


Crew lost on B-24J "Hare Power" (#44-40117)

Adkins, Chester, 2nd Lt, Delaware
Cook, James W., FO, Texas
McDaniel, Melvin L., Sgt, Ohio
Reffner, Francis M., Sgt, Kansas
Rivera, Frank B., Sgt, Massachusetts
Roe, Frank C., FO, Tennessee
Schatzel, Walter O., Sgt, New York

(Bio & Crew Report by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett)

Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 34 Site 2630
Created by: Hope
Record added: Jul 22, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15009514
FO James W Cook
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FO James W Cook
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NARA records list this soldiers Home of Record as Carson County, Texas...Finding Of Death...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Mar. 25, 2017

- Terri Robinson
 Added: Jan. 29, 2015

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Dec. 9, 2014
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