Oliver Kenneth Burger was born in 1915 in California, son of Charles D. Burger and Mae Newman.
He served on the U.S.S. Oklahoma (BB37). The Oklahoma capsized after taking multiple torpedo hits during the Pearl Harbor attack.

Memorialized at Honolulu Memorial, HI

Wife: Mary Burger

  • Rank: Watertender First Class
  • Date of death: 7 December 1941
  • County: McMinn
  • Hometown: Athens
  • Service Branch: Navy
  • Division/Assignment: USS Oklahoma (BB-37)
  • Theater: Pacific
  • Conflict: World War II
  • Battles: Pearl Harbor
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XV, Middle Panel
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