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Alan Fredrick Kirschner
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Birth: Sep. 17, 1918
Death: Aug. 14, 1943

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2nd Lieutenant Kirschner was the co-pilot
aboard U.S. Army Air Corps B-24E Liberator
#41-29032, serving with the 453rd Bomb Group,
735th Bomb Squadron.

While on a training flight out of the
Pocatello Army Airfield, he was killed when
the bomber struck a mountainside thirteen
miles south of Dubois, Wyoming.

All eleven aboard perished:

2nd Lt. David H MacGowan(Instr. pilot)
2nd Lt. Royce O Davis
2nd Lt. Lyle P Schroeer
T/Sgt. Vernon Leroy Warner
Sgt. Joseph Baiocchi
S/Sgt. Jesse P Bradshaw
S/Sgt. Granville W Hampton
S/Sgt. William G Parkey
S/Sgt. Herbert W. Roberts (CT)
S/Sgt. Chester W Stock

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Son of Frederick and Frances Bonniebell
(Grinnell) Kirschner. Lived at 604 Shelby
Street, St. Paul, Minnesota.

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 Parents:
  Frances Bonniebell Grinnell Kirschner (1889 - 1976)
 
Inscription:
MINNESOTA
2 LIEUT. AIR CORPS
 
Burial:
Fort Snelling National Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: OFF B, 194
 
Maintained by: Tim Cook
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3461833
Alan Fredrick Kirschner
Added by: Steve Edquist ~In Memory Of Aaron & Scrappy~
 
Alan Fredrick Kirschner
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Added by: Steve Edquist ~In Memory Of Aaron & Scrappy~
 
 
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Rest in peace, Uncle Alan.
- kathyfc
 Added: Jul. 8, 2014
Always in our hearts, a proud soldier you were.
- charlott jones
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012
In Remembrance of your sacrifice for our country. Continued restful peace.
- klassikat
 Added: Apr. 2, 2012
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