Born 1916, Tennessee
Died non Battle 1945

Private First Class

Earl McCoig enlisted on 13 February 1942 at Fort Oglethorpe in Georgia. He was a passenger on the U.S.S. Ward (APD16) which sailed from Guadalcanal Island to Russell Island on 4 April 1943. He also was a passenger on the U.S.S. Bountiful (AH9) on 1 February 1945.

  • Rank: Private First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 11 October 1917
  • Date of death: 5 August 1945
  • County: Jefferson
  • Service Branch: Army/Army Air Forces
  • Division/Assignment: 169th Infantry
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Chestnut Hill Cemetery, Jefferson County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XII, Middle Panel
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