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 Harvey J Barger

Harvey J Barger

Death 25 Jan 1945 (aged 28)
Burial Steele, Pemiscot County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 100094182 · View Source
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The Democrat Argus, Caruthersville, Missouri
Friday, February 23, 1945

According to a recent news dispatch Pfc. Harvey J. Barger of Steele was killed in action January 25, 1945 in the Luxembourg area, notification having come to his wife, Mrs. Agnes Curry Barger, within the past few days. Entering the service last May, after having been employed in defense work in Michigan, Pfc. Barger had been over- seas since October 19, 1944, and before going to Michigan he was employed as a meat cutter in a grocery in Steele. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Charles Edward, and by four brothers: Clyde, now in active service in the Navy, Pfc. Alvin Barger, in the Army, and Odis and Claude Barger of Grand Haven, Mich.

The Steele Enterprise, Steele, Missouri
Friday, May 27, 1949

Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at German Funeral Home for Pfc. Harvey J. Barger, who was killed in action at Luxembourg, Germany January 25, 1945. He ws 23. Services will be conducted by Rev. Marvin Niblack, pastor of the Methodist Church.

Survivors include one son, Charles Edward Barger, four brothers, Odis and Claude of Benton Harbor, Mich., Clyde of Jacksonville, Florida and Alvin of Michigan, also one sister, Mrs. Marcella Franks of Michigan.

Interment will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery with Steele Memorial Post No. 7889 in charge of graveside services.

German Funeral Home Record, 122 East Main St., Steele, Mo.:
Name of Father: Marion Barger; Maiden Name of Mother: Ethel Morgan.

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