Charles C Cotney
Charles “Chuck” Cecil Cotney, resident of Owasso, passed away Tuesday, December 27, 2016 in Claremore, OK at the age of 81. Charles was born July 9, 1935 in Sallisaw, OK. Upon graduation from high school in 1953, Charles enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. After the July 27, 1953 cease fire, he was assigned to the First Provisional Demilitarized Zone Police Company patrolling the southern sector of the Korean Demilitarized Zone. He later transferred his service to the U.S. Army. Charles received numerous awards and citations during his service in Korea and Vietnam including the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Purple Heart.
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