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Cookson, Roy A.
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Source: Service Record of Men and Women, Page 28

Roy A. Cookson

Address: R. R. #3, Palmyra, Missouri.

Entered Service: October 10, 1942.

Branch of Service: Army Air Corps.

Training Stations: Scott Field, Illinois; Jefferson Barracks, Missouri; Chicago, Illinois; Greensboro, South Carolina.

Overseas: March 10, 1945.

Theatre of Operations: European.

Engagement: Germany.

Decorations: Marksmanship Medal; American Theatre Ribbon; Victory Medal; Good Conduct Medal; European Theatre Medal w/ 1 Battle Star.

Returned to U. S.: September 2, 1945.

Discharged: Chanute Field, Illinois. December 19, 1945.

Rank: Corporal. Served: 38 months and 9 days.

Present Occupation: Farmer.

Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Cookson; Wife, Betty Jean; Son, Carl Francis Cookson.

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