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Barney McKinney Giles
Birth: Sep. 13, 1892
Death: May 6, 1984

United States Army General. First served as commanding General of the Fourth Air Force in 1943, then as Assistant to Chief of the Air Staff, then Chief, from 1943 to 1945. Promoted to Lieutenant General, he commanded the United States Army Air Forces Pacific Ocean Areas from April to October 1945. Finally, he served as commanding General of United States Strategic Air Forces Pacific from 1945 to 1946. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Portlock Giles (1858 - 1915)
  Louisa Read Giles (1859 - 1922)
 
 Spouses:
  Hollyce Thomas Giles (1890 - 1968)
  Katherine J Giles (1906 - 2000)
 
 Siblings:
  Sally Giles (1885 - 1906)*
  Robert Byron Giles (1888 - 1974)*
  Benjamin Franklin Giles (1892 - 1974)*
  Barney McKinney Giles (1892 - 1984)
  Cornelia Giles (1895 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section B, Grave 240-D
GPS (lat/lon): 29.28568, -98.25941
 
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Record added: Oct 27, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 18161
Barney McKinney Giles
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Thank you for your service to your Country. It is appreciated.
- Birdgirl
 Added: Jan. 11, 2014

- Art Wells
 Added: Oct. 17, 2013
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Sep. 13, 2013
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