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Capt George William Stivers, Jr

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Capt George William Stivers, Jr

  • Birth 1920 Piedmont, Wayne County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 5 Dec 1945
  • Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle
  • Memorial ID 7071508

Folk Personality, Career Officer. Served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. He graduated from the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, in 1942. He was cited for gallantry in the South Pacific, Guadalcanal in 1942 and Tarawa in 1943. He was General J.C. Smith's Aide de Camp and in 1944 he became an air cadet. That same year he received his wings from the Corpus Christi NAS. He had 374.7 flight hours, 579 in Avengers. He was aboard the FT-117 plane that was part of the infamous Flight 19 squadron that disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle while on a training mission out of a Naval Base in Fort Lauderdale, Lauderdale.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 10 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7071508
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Capt George William Stivers, Jr (1920–5 Dec 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7071508, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle.