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Benjamin Hollon Bridges, Jr
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1918
Tallahassee
Leon County
Florida, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1942
California, USA

1st Lt. Ben Bridges, Jr., was a fighter pilot who died while on coastal patrol in California. He was the first Tallahassee casualty of World War II. In 1946, the local American Legion Post changed its name to the Saul-Bridges Post 13 in his honor.
 
 
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  Benjamin Hollon Bridges (1884 - 1941)
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Tallahassee
Leon County
Florida, USA
Plot: 17 / LOT 14, SEC 1 / 8 SW 1/4
 
Created by: MaggiMay
Record added: May 08, 2010
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Benjamin Hollon Bridges, Jr
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 Added: Oct. 9, 2011
 
 
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