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Fred Olivi

Fred OliviAKA Frederick J. Olivi

Born: 16-Jan-1922
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 8-Apr-2004
Location of death: Lemont, IL [1]
Cause of death: Stroke
Remains: Buried, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, IL

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Co-pilot of Nagasaki bombing

Military service: US Army Air Corps (WWII, 393rd squadron); USAF Reserve (ret. 1971, Lt. Col.)

[1] Lemont Center, Lemont, IL.

Father: Adorno Olivy
Mother: Primitiva Olivy
Brother: Emil Olivy (older)
Wife: Carole McVey (m. Oct-1965, d. 1998)

    High School: Pullman Tech High School

    Air Medal
    Bronze Star
    Distinguished Flying Cross
    Italian Ancestry

Appears in articles:
Chicago Sun-Times, 10-Apr-2004, DETAILS: A-Bomb Co-Pilot Fred Olivi Dies

Author of books:
Decision at Nagasaki, The Mission that Almost Failed (1999)

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