Database of the Whipple One-Name Study (WONS)
Charles C. Winder1921 - 1945 (24 years)
Name Charles C. Winder Birth 1 Mar 1921 , , Utah Gender Male Death 5 May 1945 At sea Burial Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii Person ID I169759 Whipple Descendants Last Modified 30 Aug 2023
Father John Rex Winder, b. 30 Aug 1889, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah d. 18 Nov 1971, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah (Age 82 years) Mother Anne Y. Cannon, b. 13 Jun 1890, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah d. 1 Oct 1937, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah (Age 47 years) Marriage 20 Oct 1914 Family ID F41454 Group Sheet | Family Chart
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- !SOURCE: Email from Matthew O. Kingsley (email hidden) to the Whipple One-Name Study, 30 Aug 2023. Cites Find a Grave web site memorial 55926751. "B-29A #42-93953 took off on May 5, 1945 from North Field on Guam for a precision bombing mission against Tachiarai Airfield, Kyushu, Japan. They were shot down by Japanese aircraft and crashed, possibly at sea, during the war. Eight parachutes were seen to open by other planes. Charles was declared 'Missing In Action' in this crash during the war. He was awarded the Air Medal and the Purple Heart."