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Floyd Childs Cooper Jr

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 784th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Atlanta, GA 5 April 1907
Lived in Atlanta, GA, USA 1942

4670 Powers Ferry Road NW

Died Dillard, Ga 5 March 1994
Buried Atlanta, GA 8 March 1994

Crest Lawn Cemetery
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Plot
General Hood Section

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 September 2020 00:41:40 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, suffix and events
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/47553_B5799...
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/135956862/floyd-childs-cooper

Date Contributor Update
14 January 2015 22:28:05 466thHistorian Changes to media associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
14 January 2015 22:27:39 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

466th BG Historian

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