MSGT Charles Joyner

MSGT Charles Joyner

Birth
Death 12 Nov 1942 (aged 51)
China
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Q 465
Memorial ID 116119251 · View Source
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Charles served as a Master Sergeant, 93rd Bomber Squadron, 19th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in McCracken County, Kentucky prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Coast Artillery Corps on June 13, 1939, prior to the war. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Divorced, with dependents.

Charles became a POW of the Japanese Army during the "Fall Of the Philippines" in 1942.

He "Died While A POW" of dysentery and pellagra at Hoten Pow Camp, Mukden, Manchuria 42-123 (China) during the war.

He was awarded the Prisoner Of War Medal and the Purple Heart.

He was originally interred in the POW Camp in China and was repatriated here on October 10, 1949.

Service # 1114757

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett


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  • Created by: Jeff Hall
  • Added: 26 Aug 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 116119251
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for MSGT Charles Joyner (9 Jun 1891–12 Nov 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 116119251, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Jeff Hall (contributor 47296194) .