|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1923|
|Death: ||Feb. 19, 1945, England|
Donald served as a 2nd Lt. and Co-Pilot on B-17G "Pakawalup" (#42-31630), 751st Bomber Squadron, 457th Bomber Group, 8th Air Corps, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.
He resided in Erie County, New York prior to the war.
Donald died in the "Line Of Duty" when the "Pakawalup" crashed in bad weather over Alconbury, England of a non-battle related incident. The the entire crew perished in this crash.
Service # O-829569
( Burial found by: Janice Hollandsworth )
Crew of the "Pakawalup":
Bell, Ralph, Lt, Bombardier
Eichenlaub, Frank J., Sgt, RW Gunner
Held, Charles, T/Sgt, Radio Op, Minnesota
Hunter, Raymond V., T/Sgt, BT Gunner, Tennessee
Kennedy, LLoyd E., Sgt, LW Gunner, Utah
Mack, Richard L., 1st Lt, Pilot
Nierengarden, John S., 2nd Lt, Navigator, New York
Reublin, Robert E., Sgt, Engineer
Whitmack, Earl E., Sgt, Tail Gunner
One record lists as the bombardier:
Miles, Frank F., Lt, Bombardier
Note: "Flat Granite Marker" - Entered the service from New York
New York, USA
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Jan 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103033465
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