Francis Frank' Burger March 30, 1918 - October 10, 2016 San Diego Frank proudly served in the United States Army Air Corps from October 1941 September 1945. He was a flight engineer/utility man & was shot down over Hungary on October 13, 1944. He was a WWII POW from October '44 May '45. He was a recipient of many honors & awards. He took the most pride in advocating for his fellow POWs by starting support groups & helping them receive their veteran benefits. He is survived by daughters Francie (Ron) & Patti (Pat), 8 grandkids, 20 great grandkids.Services on Friday, October 21 at St. Catherine Laboure in Clairemont. Viewing at 10:30, Mass at 11:00. Internment at El Camino Memorial Park following Mass. Reception to follow internment. Donations, please visit www.sdpow.org .