Cooner, Bunyan Randolph, ENS

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Ensign
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1942-1942, 131X, VB-3
Service Years
1940 - 1942
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Neptune Subpoena
Order of the Golden Dragon
Panama Canal
Ensign
Ensign

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Home State
South Carolina
South Carolina
Year of Birth
1914
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Columbia
Last Address
Asheville, NC

Casualty Date
Jun 16, 1942
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Sea
Location
Hawaii
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot B Grave 964

 Official Badges 




 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Order of the Golden Dragon


 Military Association Memberships
WW II Memorial National RegistryThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  2013, WW II Memorial National Registry
  2013, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar
Naval Aviator Wings

 
 Duty Stations
Direct Commission Officer (Faculty Staff) Pensacola FLNaval Aviation Preflight Indoctrination (API), NAS Pensacola, FLAdvanced Flight Training, NAS Meridian, Mississippi.USS Saratoga (CV-3)
VB-3
  1940-1940, Direct Commission Officer (Faculty Staff) Pensacola FL
  1941-1941, 139X, Naval Aviation Preflight Indoctrination (API), NAS Pensacola, FL
  1941-1941, 131X, Advanced Flight Training, NAS Meridian, Mississippi.
  1941-1942, 131X, USS Saratoga (CV-3)
  1942-1942, 131X, VB-3
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1942-1942 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Battle of the Coral Sea
  1942-1942 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Battle of Midway
  1942-1942 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Bombardment - Marshall and Gilbert Islands
 Colleges Attended 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  1933-1937, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Killed in a crash vic Pearl Harbor in VB-3 SBD-3 BUNO 4690
   
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