Roscoe Fletcher Good III – First Lieutenant, United States Marine Corps

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Roscoe Fletcher Good III

Van Nuys, California
Born April 1, 1922

First Lieutenant, U.S. Marine Corps
Killed in Action
Died April 24, 1951 in Korea

First Lieutenant Good was a member of Headquarters  Battery, 11th Marines, 1st Marine Division.

On April 24, 1951, he was the pilot of an OY-2 Grasshopper observation aircraft from Marine Observation Squadron 6, 1st Marine Air Wing. While on an artillery spotting mission, his aircraft collided with a F4U-4 Corsair fighter aircraft.

First Lieutenant Good was awarded the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.


Note: Lieutenant Good was the son of Admiral Roscoe Fletcher Good, United States Navy.


GOOD, ROSCOE F

  • 1ST LT U S M C
  • DATE OF BIRTH: 04/01/1922
  • DATE OF DEATH: 04/24/1951
  • BURIED AT: SECTION 7  SITE 9033-2
    ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY

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