My Cooter's History Blog has become about 80% World War II anyway, so I figured to start a blog specific to it, especially since we're commemorating its 70th anniversary and we are quickly losing this "Greatest Generation."
The quote is taken from Pearl Harbor survivor Frank Curre, who was on the USS Tennessee that day. He died Dec. 7, 2011, seventy years to the day. His photo is below at right.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Two More USS Oklahoma Unknowns Identified
In April, 2018.
** Seaman 1st Class Henry Glenn Tipton. Buried at Walnut Ridge, Arkansas.
** Fireman 2nd Class Joseph D. Wheeler will be buried in Arkansas as well.