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Fireman 3c Floyd Albert Cooper - Fallen

WWI
Leith, ND
County: Grant
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 14, 1918 / Age: 19
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: USS Mercy

Died at Yorktown, Va., on Oct. 14, 1918.

Buried, Leith, N. Dak.

Name included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND.

Information found in Volume 1, page 612 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant. Born, Fonda, Iowa, Sept. 13, 1899, of American parents. Occupation - farmer. Enlisted in the Navy at Omaha, Nebr., on July 25, 1918. Served at Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, Ill., to Aug. 21, 1918; Naval Operating Base, Norfolk, Va., to Aug. 31, 1918; USS Wisconsin, to Oct. 12, 1918; USS Mercy, to death. Grade: Fireman 3rd Class, 81 days.