Gunner’s Mate 1c William Robert Barger served on the USS Cooper (DD695). He died 3 December 1944 and is listed on the Tablets of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Manila, Philippines.
He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Columbus Barger of Whitwell, Tennessee.

  • Rank: Gunners Mate First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 22 September 1919
  • Date of death: 3 December 1944
  • County: Hamilton
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS Cooper (DD695)
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Manila American Cemetery, Fort Bonifacio, Manila, Philippines
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar X, Top Panel
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