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Wallace Avenue, Linesville, Crawford County, PA - established 1815
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Niles Kendall Stevens

Niles Kendall Stevens

Male 1921 - 1945  (24 years)

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  • Name Niles Kendall Stevens 
    Born 1921 
    Gender Male 
    Military History World War II Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. Merchant Marines 
    Died 23 Feb 1945  North Africa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • from the March 15, 1945 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      Niles K. Stevens Dies in Plane Crash
      Mr. and Mrs. Myrl Stevens have been informed that their son 2nd Officer Niles K. Stevens, 23, has been killed in an airplane crash on February 21.
      Besides his parents he is survived by one brother, Gordon L. Stevens at the U.S.N.T.C. at Sampson, N.Y.
      Niles enrolled in the Merchant Marines in December 1941, he took his basic training at Port Hueneme, Calif. and Cadet training at Treasure Island, San Francisco. He spent nine months in the Pacific on the Grace Lines. He then attended the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, graduating in December 1943. He also served in the Atlantic and Mediterranean areas for six months on a tanker with the Cities Service Oil Company. Since November he has been in the Pacific with the American Mail Lines Ltd. Niles graduated from Linesville High School in 1939.
    Buried After 23 Feb 1945  North Africa American Cemetery, Carthage, Tunis, Tunisia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • does have a cenotaph (memorial marker only) in the Linesville Cemetery where his parents are buried - Section Y, Lot 3, Grave 5
    Stevens, Myrl Levi, Niles Kendall and Pansie Almira Kendall
    Stevens, Myrl Levi, Niles Kendall and Pansie Almira Kendall
    Myrle - 1896 to 1981
    Pansie - 1896 to 1988
    Niles - 1921 to 1945
    Plot: Section Y, Lot 3, Graves 3-6
    Person ID I19492  Local Families
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2016 

    Father Myrl Levi Stevens,   b. 27 Dec 1896, Conneaut Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1981, Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Pansie Almira Kendall,   b. 6 Sep 1896, Conneaut Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1988, Andover, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1918 
    Family ID F5134  Group Sheet