Charles Francis Masden

Charles Francis Masden

Birth
Death 8 Jun 1945 (aged 19)
Labuan, Federal Territory of Labuan, Malaysia
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec: 12, Site: 5324
Memorial ID 49257322 · View Source
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Son of David Henry Masden and Ada A. Clifton Masden.

Charles, who resided on Hazeldale Avenue, Minquadale, Delaware, served as a Coxswain in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" on the Island of Labuan in the South Pacific serving as a member of an underwater demolition squad.

He had served in the Navy for one year and three months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

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  • Created by: John C. Anderson
  • Added: 6 Mar 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 49257322
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Francis Masden (22 Nov 1925–8 Jun 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 49257322, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by John C. Anderson (contributor 47208015) .