Lieut Elmer Glenn Cooper

Lieut Elmer Glenn Cooper

Monticello, Drew County, Arkansas, USA
Death 2 Feb 1938 (aged 32)
At Sea
Burial Body lost at sea
Memorial ID 141967865 · View Source
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Elmer Glenn Cooper (9 May 1905 – 2 February 1938) was an officer in the United States Navy.

Born in Monticello, Arkansas, Cooper graduated from the Naval Academy 2 June 1927. A naval aviator, he served on board several carriers. He died 2 February 1938 as the result of a seaplane crash off the coast of southern California.

USS Cooper (DD-695) was named for him.

This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships.

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  • Created by: bakerd13
  • Added: 29 Jan 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 141967865
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Elmer Glenn Cooper (9 May 1905–2 Feb 1938), Find a Grave Memorial no. 141967865, ; Maintained by bakerd13 (contributor 48023659) Body lost at sea.