Lt(JG) John Harding Coyne

Lt(JG) John Harding Coyne

Birth
Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 21 Aug 1944 (aged 24)
Cabrieres, Departement de l'Hérault, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Burial Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France
Plot Plot A, Row 27, Grave 60.
Memorial ID 56371814 · View Source
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Son of Daniel J. Coyne, Jr. who resided in Wilmette, Illinois.

John served as a Lieutenant Junior Grade & Pilot, Squadron VOF-1, U.S.S. Tulagi (CVE-72), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Illinois prior to the war.

John was "Killed In Action" in a strafing mission when he was hit by enemy flak and crashed in the Panissieres Woods between the communities of Sainte-Gervasy and Cabrieres, France during the war.

Service # O-145728


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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56371814
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lt(JG) John Harding Coyne (14 Jun 1920–21 Aug 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56371814, citing Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial, Epinal, Departement des Vosges, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .