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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