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Bernard Coulter Harlow

First Lieutenant, Army

Born: January 24, 1918
Hometown: Charlottesville, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: April 4, 1944
Died In: Eniwetok, Marshall Islands
Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Air Medal

First Lieutenant Harlow served with the 26th Bomb Squadron, 11th Bomb Group, Heavy, 7th Air Force on a B-24J Liberator.

He attended Meriwether Lewis School in Ivy, Virginia and graduated from Jefferson Business College, Charlottesville, Virginia in 1937.

Before the war, he was employed by Peoples National Bank as a bookkeeper.

His name is etched in the Courts of the Missing in the Honolulu Memorial, Hawaii.

Photo courtesy of Silent Heroes

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