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VMF-221

Pilot  2/Lt David W Pinkerton, Jr., O-007535 USMC (MIA / KIA) FL
MIA  June 4, 1942


Mission History
Lost during the Battle of Midway.

Memorials
Pinkerton was officially declared dead on June 5, 1943. He is memorialized at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific (Punchbowl) on the courts of the missing, court 4.

References
'Summing it Up: VMF-221 at Midway' by Santiago A Flores
American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) - David W. Pinkerton Jr.

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May 30, 2018

 

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