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Mr McGinn was born in Hartford Connecticut on November 10 1914 He lived in his familys home in Hartford until he married and moved to Windsor Locks where he lived with his wifes family He attended local schools in Hartford and graduated from Hartford High School in 1932 Mr McGinn said that he enjoyed school and particularly liked History English and baseball He said that those two teachers Mr Young and Mr Shide were two of his most admired men growing up and said that to this day he still thinks of He wanted to attend college after High School but could not due to his parents not being able to afford it He said as a boy he wore knickers and long socks most of the time and he remembered his first pair of pants his mother bought him when he started high school He reminded me that when he was a youth attending high school was not taken for granted He said that most of his friends went immediately into the trades or became laborers if they could find a job Mr McGinn said that his life as a child was good Though the country was going through a depression his father worker and if they suffered he did not realize it He said that he had a lot of friends in the neighborhood and that he would go to the movies and watch two shows cartoons and a newsreel all for about a nickel On July 15 1940 he married Ann-Marie Kennedy after first meeting her three years earlier at a dance in Granby CT He said he was quite a dancer and enjoyed Jimmy Dorsey the other Big Bands After his marriage to her he moved to Windsor Locks and worked at Dexter Coffin a paper mill as a machine operator On December 7th 1941 he was having dinner over his
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