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Lieut Edward M Eagan
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1922
Death: Jul. 14, 1944, Hungary

Edward served as a 1st Lt and navigator, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Onondaga County, New York prior to the war.

He was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Air Medal with three Oak Clusters, the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Purple Heart.

Service # O-814273

Syracuse Herald Journal - August 20, 1949

The body of Lt. Edward McFarland Eagan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Eagan of 1419 James St., was returned to Syracuse Thursday. A private mass, attended only by members of the family was celebrated in St. Vincent De Paul's Church and burial was in St. Mary's Cemetery, DeWitt.

Lt. Eagan was a navigator in the Air Forces and was killed in action July 14, 1944 over Budapest, Hungary. He had received the Air Medal with three Oak Clusters, the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Purple Heart.

He was born in Syracuse Oct 6, 1922.

( Burial & Article found by: Anne Cady
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
DeWitt
Onondaga County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Nov 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80128653
Lieut Edward M Eagan
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Awarded the "Flying Cross" !
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 5, 2013
Awarded the "Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters" !
- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 5, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Jan. 5, 2013
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