Johnson County


Lt. Robert J. Coen





Robert J. Coen was born in Apr. 1, 1919 to William Joseph and Mary Evelyn Mungovan Coen. He died in Mar. 23, 1944 and is buried in Saint Josephs Cemetery, Parnell, IA.

Lt. Coen served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 339th Bomb Group, 607th Bomb Squadron from March Field, CA. He was one of four airmen who perished in the crash of B-24D Liberator #42-41083 at Tonopah Army Air Base, Nevada.