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Corp Joseph Henry Wood

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Corp Joseph Henry Wood

Birth
Missouri, USA
Death 4 Aug 1942 (aged 28)
Solomon Islands
Burial Iola, Allen County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 78611315 View Source
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This Highland Cemetery, Iola, Kansas memorial for J.H. Wood is a memorial stone (Cenotaph) Only

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CPL JOSEPH HENRY WOOD

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AMERICAN BATTLE MONUMENTS COMMISSION:
Joseph H. Wood
Corporal, U.S. Army Air Force
Service # 6932097
26th Bomber Squadron, 11th Bomber Group, Heavy
Entered the Service from: Kansas
Died: 4-Aug-42
Missing in Action or Buried at Sea
Tablets of the Missing at Manila American Cemetery
Manila, Philippines
Awards: Silver Star, Purple Heart

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NARA War Department records list this soldiers Home of Record as Allen County, Kansas...


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IN MEMORY
KILLED IN BOMBING RAID
OVER TULAGI HARBOR

"IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHOSE FINAL RESTING PLACE IS KNOW TO GOD ALONE".
US ARMY: James E. Cook, Rex L. Johnson, A.W. Redding, Jr, and Joseph H. Wood
US NAVY: Howard N. Belvoir, Loren W. Flack, Victor W. Foster, and W.C. Shaffer

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VETERAN - WWII - US ARMY AIR FORCE - MIA - PH


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