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Lieut Parnell J. McCarthy

Lieut Parnell J. McCarthy

Birth
Manlius, Onondaga County, New York, USA
Death 11 Sep 1943 (aged 23)
Georgetown, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana
Burial Suitland, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 104572491 · View Source
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He died in Georgetown, what was then known as British Guiana; Since the 1960s it has been known as Guyana. His remains were brought home in April of 1948 for his funeral/reburial rites which were held on May 1, 1948.
Some newspaper reports include:
His sister Sabina was a coed at the time at the U. of Md, College Park. One account said he was born in Pompey, New York and attended Dwight Prep School and Cornell University. He entered the service in 1941 and had been overseas for some 18 months with the 35th Air Force. His widow was the former Genevieve O'Brien of Fayetteville, New York.


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  • Created by: Fred Sanford
  • Added: 3 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 104572491
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Parnell J. McCarthy (13 Mar 1920–11 Sep 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104572491, citing Cedar Hill Cemetery, Suitland, Prince George's County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Fred Sanford (contributor 46577478) .