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Morris L. Abeyounis
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1923
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1943, At Sea

USAAF WORLD WAR II
Gunner S/Sgt. Morris L. Abeyounis
Hometown: North Carolina
Squadron: 444th Bomb Group
Service# 14188266
Awards:
Pilot 2nd/Lt. Walter G. Senf

Target: Ferry Mission
MACR
Date Lost: 28-Sep-43
Serial Number: # 42-63966
Aircraft Model B-24D
Aircraft Letter:
Aircraft Name:
Location: North Atlantic
Cause: Unknown Crew of 9 Lost in the line of duty.

The MACR states that the liberator # 42-63966 was one of nine planes that took flight from Goose Bay, Labrador on a ferry mission to Prestwick, Scotland. Eight of the planes arrived at Prestwick. The Senf plane was the one that did not make it. A search was conducted between Goose Bay Field and the coastline of Labrador. Special attention was given to the Mealay Mountain area. The last contact the B-24 made was with a radio tower operator by the name of Frederick S. Garlick, Jr.

Crew of 42-63966
2nd/Lt. Walter G. Senf Pilot
2nd/Lt. Walter G. Senf Pilot
2nd/Lt. Harry N. McKain Jr. Co Pilot
2nd/Lt. Robert B. Cooper Navigator
2nd/Lt. David J. Radosevich Bombardier
S/Sgt. Joseph A. Karpovich Engineer
T/Sgt. Roy W. Hutcherson Radio Op.
S/Sgt. Morris L. Abeyounis Gunner
S/Sgt. Morris L. Abeyounis Gunner
S/Sgt. Lee C. Apple Gunner
S/Sgt. Eugene A. Gnabasik Gunner
 
 
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 Parents:
  Berry George Abeyounis (1891 - 1946)
  Bessie Essey Abeyounis (1903 - 1965)
 
 Siblings:
  Berry George Abeyounis (1922 - 2008)*
  Morris Lee Abeyounis (1923 - 1943)*
  Morris L. Abeyounis (1923 - 1943)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Entered the service from North Carolina
 
Burial:
East Coast Memorial
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Tablets of the Missing
 
Maintained by: John Dowdy
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56108741
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