TSGT Morris E Acuff

TSGT Morris E Acuff

Birth
USA
Death 8 Aug 1943 (aged 21)
Port Moresby, National Capital, Papua New Guinea
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot B, 1129
Memorial ID 3767529 · View Source
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United States Army Technical Sergeant Acuff was a crew member on "Big Emma", a combat Liberator with the 321st Bomber Squadron, 90th Bombardment Group, when it crashed into a mangrove swamp near Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Sergeant Acuff and 11 members of the crew were killed.

Morris was awarded the Purple Heart and the Air Medal.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3767529
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for TSGT Morris E Acuff (10 Feb 1922–8 Aug 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3767529, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .