Paul was born on 1/1/1914 in Cincinnati, OH.
After grade school Paul went to Hughes High School. Than he went on to study Chemical Engineering at the University of Cincinnati.
On November 25,1931 when Paul was a freshman at U.C. he was killed in the first glider accident in Cincinnati. The tow rope did not release from the glider and the rope pulled the glider to the ground.
Fred Berger has written an excellent book 'Stories from The Berger History'.
For information about the glider accident see the link to "Fred's 'Stories'p.50".