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Lieut Joseph Bernhardt

New York, USA
Death 9 Sep 1942 (aged 27–28)
New Jersey, USA
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Place of burial being researched
Memorial ID 91660662 · View Source
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Joseph served as a First Lieutenant on C-61 #41-38803, 7th Air Base Squadron, Dow Field, Bangor, Maine, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on July 14, 1941, prior to the war, at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He was noted as being employed as a Manager and also as Single, without dependents.

Joseph died in the "Line Of Duty" when his C-61 crashed outside of Morristown, New Jersey during the war.

Service # O-435668


Airmen who perished on C-61 #41-38803:

Bernhardt, Joseph ~ 1st Lt, New York
Gorman, Paul J ~ Capt, New York

( Bio & Crew Report by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )



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  • Added: 10 Jun 2012
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Joseph Bernhardt (1914–9 Sep 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91660662, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Place of burial being researched.