|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1914|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 1941|
CHAPMAN Donal V., CPL, USA, HICKAM FIELD
SILVER STAR CITATION:
The Silver Star is presented to Donald V. Chapman, Corporal, U.S. Army Air Force, for gallantry in action while serving with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, 11th Bombardment Group (Heavy), during the Japanese aerial attack on Hickam Field, Territory of Hawaii, on 7 December 1941. Corporal Chapman, conspicuous for his bravery under fire, assisted in repair of an airplane during the severe attack of bombing and strafing centered on the hangars. Corporal Chapman was killed in this attack.
Note: Entered the service from Illinois.
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Plot: O 4
Created by: Jeff Hall
Record added: Jan 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64128453
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Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.The United States flag flies half-mast in your honor.Remembering your courage and sacrifice, 71 years later.|
Added: Dec. 7, 2012
Citation: The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Silver Star Medal (Posthumously) to Donald V. Chapman, Corporal, U.S. Army Air Force, for gallantry in action while serving with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, 11th Bombar...(Read more)|
Added: Jul. 8, 2010
Cpl. Donal Vance Chapman, born 12 Mar. 1914, Newton, Jasper Co., Illinois.Son of Irvin Madden and Bessie Foltz Chapman.WW II, and Korean War Casualty Listings:WAR: World War II Awards: Silver Star, Purple Heart Title: Corporal Rank: Corporal Service: U.S....(Read more)|
Added: Dec. 24, 2010
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