Berman, Bernard, 1st Lt

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Primary Unit
1950-1951, 6148th Tatical Control Squadron
Service Years
1949 - 1951
Officer Collar Insignia
First Lieutenant

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Chicago, Illinois
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Dec 09, 1951
Hostile, Died while Missing
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Korea, North
Korean War
Location of Interment
Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial - Honolulu, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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Korean War Fallen
  1951, Korean War Fallen

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US Army (USA)6147th Tactical Control Group6148th Tatical Control Squadron
  1945-1945, US Army (USA)
  1950-1951, 6147th Tactical Control Group
  1950-1951, 6148th Tatical Control Squadron
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1945-1945 World War II
  1950-1951 Korean War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
AT-6 Texan  
  1950-1951, AT-6 Texan
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
"First Lieutenant Berman was the pilot of a AT-6D Mosquito observation aircraft with the 6148th Tactical Air Control Squadron, 6147th Tactical Air Control Group. On December 9, 1951, while flying an air-ground control mission, his aircraft was shot down and he was listed as Missing in Action. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial... Source: American Battle Monuments Commission, The Korean War Honor Roll,

"Date of Loss: 511209, Tail Number: 42-85723, Aircraft Type: AT-6D, Wing or Group: 6147th Tac Ctl Gp, Squadron: 6148th Tac Ctl Sq, Circumstances of Loss: Possibly downed by AAA at approx 15251, Crewmembers Associated With This Loss:
Berman, Bernard 1Lt USAF MIA
Parker, Lonnie L 1Lt USAF MIA" Source: Korwald Loss Incident Summary,
Bernard Berman was the son of Harry and Sarah Berman. He lived with his family in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois in 1930. He enlisted in the U.S. Army as a private on May 5, 1945 at Fort Sheridan. Sources: 1930 U.S. Federal Census, & U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946,

"Name: Bernard Berman
Birth Date: 6 Feb 1928
Gender: Male
Home City: Chicago
Home State: Illinois
Citizen Status: US Citizen
Death Date: 31 Dec 1953 (Note: Presumed death date)
Processed Date: Nov 1976
Casualty Country: Korea
Casualty Type: Hostile-Died While Missing
Casualty Cause: Aircraft Loss/Crash Not at Sea
Casualty Air: Fixed Wing Air Casualty-Pilot
Service Branch: US Air Force
Component: Reserve
Rank: First Lieutenant
Pay Grade; First Lieutenant"
Source: Korean War Casualties, 1950-1957,

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