Service No. #6295602
Enlistment Date: 12/07/1942
Entered the Service From: Kansas
United States Naval Reserve
Awards: Purple Heart
USS COOPER (DD-695)
U.S., World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties, 1941-1945, lists his Next of Kin's Home of Record as Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Amile McGinnis, Sr., 2631 West 49th; Kansas City, Kansas. Killed In Action.
Crew-member of USS COOPER(DD-695) that was sunk by a Japanese torpedo during the Battle of Ormoc Bay. One of 175 casualties from this engagment.
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