Milton G. Cokin

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NAME:
Milton George Cokin
NICKNAME:
SERVICE NUMBER:
0-7853
HOME OF RECORD:
Pawtucket, RI
NEXT OF KIN:
Parents, Samuel & Annie Cokin
DATE OF BIRTH:
9/17/1918
SERVICE DATES:
1/8/1941 – 6/30/1968
DATE OF DEATH:
7/9/2010
CAMPAIGN UNIT MOS RATE RESULT
Roi-Namur B/1/24 2900 Captain
(Commanding)
 
Saipan B/1/24 2900 Captain
(Commanding)
WIA
Tinian B/1/24 2900 Captain
(Commanding)
 
Iwo Jima H&S/24
to
B/1/24
1542 Major (Asst. R-3)
to
Major (Commanding
INDIVIDUAL DECORATIONS:
Bronze Star, Purple Heart
Legion of Merit (post-WWII)
LAST KNOWN RANK:
Major (WWII)
Colonel (Retirement)

Biography coming soon.

The studious Milt Cokin, before embarking on his Marine Corps career.
Pawtucket High School, 1936 (above) / Boston University, 1940 (below)
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