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Henry Burton Coker
Henry Burton Coker
TitleHenry Burton Coker
DescriptionPortrait of Henry Burton Coker, a Staff Sargeant in the U. S. Army. Coker was born on October 20, 1912, in Warren Arkansas. In 1928 his family moved to Kansas City, Missouri, where he finished high school at Westport High School in 1929. After working for the Kansas City Fire Department for five years, he enlisted in the U. S. Army on April 27, 1942. He died on November 22, 1944, while in combat in Germany.
DateCirca 1942
Item TypePhotograph, b/w, 3 1/2 x 5 in.
CollectionGold Star Mother's Legion Scrapbook (SC68)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37095
LocationSC68, p. 21
SubjectWorld War II
Local SubjectGold Star Mothers of Kansas City
Coker, Henry Burton
Digital FormatJPEG
Barcode10020620
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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