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Frank Manvil Briese
Birth: Jul. 12, 1914
Burke
Gregory County
South Dakota, USA
Death: May 26, 1990
Lebanon
Linn County
Oregon, USA

Frank Manvil Briese was born July 12, 1914 to Paul and Violenta (Walker) Briese in Burke, South Dakota, where he grew to manhood.

During World War II, Frank enlisted in the Army Air Corps in Bakersfield on August, 23, 1941 and served in the 393rd Squadron of 509th Composite Air Group which was charged with deploying the atomic bombs dropped on Japan which led to the end of the war. As flight engineer on the B-29 "Full House", he flew for weather reconnaissance an hour before the "Enola Gay" dropped the first bomb.

After the war, Frank moved to Oregon to help family run Lou & Ev's restaurant in Eugene before going into construction.

Frank had two sons: Paul of Lebanon, Ore. and Marc of Bend, Ore.

Frank passed away at this son Paul's home in Lebanon, Oregon, on May 26, 1990, at the age of 76.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Henry Briese (1874 - 1967)
  Violenta Walker Briese (1883 - 1955)
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Manvil Briese (1914 - 1990)
  Florence Kathryn Briese Hein (1917 - 2013)*
  Dortha Pauline Briese Wiebelhaus (1919 - 2002)*
  Calvin Paul Briese (1925 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Specifically: Ashes given to son, Paul Briese
 
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Record added: Aug 11, 2013
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Frank Manvil Briese
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- stephanie
 Added: May. 26, 2014
 
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