William Jack Copeland was born in Tennessee, Son of Rose Lee Copeland. He attended 3 years of high school and was a skilled mechanic and repairman before he entered the service on 29 September 1942 from Michigan.  Sgt Copeland died non battle in England. He was a Left Waist Gunner (ASN 16110925).

  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 26 November 1923
  • Date of death: 23 April 1944
  • County: Knox
  • Hometown: Knoxille
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 8th Air Force, 332nd Bomber Squadron, 94th Bomber Group
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Greenwood Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XIV, Bottom Panel
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