Lieut Granville William Cowan

Photo added by Russ Davies

Lieut Granville William Cowan

  • Birth 6 Mar 1921 Burkett, Coleman County, Texas, USA
  • Death 10 Aug 1945 Japan
  • Burial Burkett, Coleman County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 54149090

Granville William Cowan was the son of Carroll Andrew Cowan and Veda Lucy Keller.

On November 1, 1941, in San Marcos, Texas, Granville married Geneva Jane Byles.

Granville attended officer's training school in Corpus Christi, Texas. In the fall of 1942 he graduated, an officer in the United States Navy. He was lost in the Pacific Ocean on August 10, 1945 near Honshu, Japan during a raid while stationed with Halsey's fleet.

Granville and Geneva had one son: Phil Ray.

There is another memorial marker for Lt Cowan located at Honolulu Memorial Cemetery.


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LT US Navy
World War II


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  • Maintained by: Red
  • Originally Created by: Russ Davies
  • Added: 26 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54149090
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Granville William Cowan (6 Mar 1921–10 Aug 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54149090, citing Burkett Cemetery, Burkett, Coleman County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Red (contributor 47105291) .