2LT Edward Alvin Downs

2LT Edward Alvin Downs

Delaware, USA
Death 1 Mar 1945 (aged 28)
Burial New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Block 12
Memorial ID 135478263 · View Source
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Edward served as a Second Lieutenant & Pilot on P-47D #44-19785, 389th Fighter Squadron, 366th Fighter Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Delaware prior to the war.

Edward was first declared as "Missing In Action" and was later declared as "Killed In Action" when he failed to return to base after a mission.

Service # O-832595

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: Corey & Douglas Marshall-Steele
  • Added: 5 Sep 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 135478263
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2LT Edward Alvin Downs (25 Apr 1916–1 Mar 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 135478263, citing Gracelawn Memorial Park, New Castle, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .