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Morton Abbott
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jul. 15, 1943

Ensign USNR California

15 JUL 43 A/C: PB4Y-1 Location: Bermuda BUNO: 32042 Cause: Crashed at sea five minutes after take-off. Adm Report: Plane crashed at sea a few minutes after take-off cause being undetermined. Pilot and ten passengers were lost. No radio communications were transmitted so it is thought that the emergency occurred quite suddenly. Crew killed. Pilot Lt Emil Edward Coolman A-V(N) USNR, Lt(jg) W. J. Alldridge A-V(N) USNR, Ens Morton Abbott A-V(N) USNR, Amm2c John J. Schubert (fo) USNR, Amm3c Lansford E. Baker (fo) USNR, Rm1c James Henry Taylor (fo) USNR, Rm3c Reno J. Caldarella (fo) USNR, Amm3c David Anthony Bourque (fo) USNR, Amm3c Joseph Eugene White,Jr. (fo) USNR, Aom3c Norman Taylor,Jr. (fo) USNR, and Sea1c Agustus F. Surgosh (fo) USNR. Contributed by Terry [21AUG2001] 
East Coast Memorial
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Created by: Michael Towers
Record added: Feb 07, 2013
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Morton Abbott
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Morton Abbott
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Morton Abbott
Added by: Michael Towers
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NARA records list this sailors Home of Record as San Bernardino, California...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.
- Eric Ackerman
 Added: Jul. 27, 2015
Thank you for your valiant service and ultimate sacrifice for our country! May you rest in eternal peace.
- Linda Mac
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014

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