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2LT Bernard J. McGivern

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2LT Bernard J. McGivern

  • Birth 6 Jul 1921 Barberton, Summit County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 3 Mar 1945 Hildesheim, Hildesheimer Landkreis, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
  • Burial Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium
  • Plot Plot A Row 16 Grave 10
  • Memorial ID 5041864

Bernard was born and grow up in Barberton, Ohio. He was the youngest son of Michael & Mary McGivern. After high school he attended John Carroll University. He was the husband of former Gladys Wenner also of Barberton. He had one older brother Joseph and five sisters, Mary, Katherine, Ann, Eileen and Nora. Bernard went overseas in December 1944 and was a navigator with the 493rd bomber group. His plane was shot down and he was killed by civilians shooting as he parachuted to the ground on March 3, 1945 over Frankfort Germany.

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  • Created by: Bernard N. McGivern
  • Added: 21 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5041864
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2LT Bernard J. McGivern (6 Jul 1921–3 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5041864, citing Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial, Neuville-en-Condroz, Arrondissement de Liège, Liège, Belgium ; Maintained by Bernard N. McGivern (contributor 46837150) .