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LT 1st Charles E. Brooks, Jr.
U.S. Marine Corp.








Sources:
- American Legion Post 146, Winthrop, Mass.
- National Archives Military Records: State Summary of War Casualties from World War II for Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Personnel from: Massachusetts - Page 5
- Check Six!: A Thunderbolt Pilot's War Across the Pacific

Charles E. Brooks, Jr. - U.S. Marine Corp., WWII - was fighter pilot with Marine Fighting Squadron 313 (VMF-313). He flew a Corsair F4U-1D and was killed in action January 7, 1945 in the skies over Mindanao, the Philippines. He was awarded the Air Medal and Purple Heart. He is buried in Winthrop Cemetery.

Winthrop High School Class of 1935

Memorial location: Corner of Shirley Street and Ingleside Ave.

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