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FO Morton Francis Donaway

FO Morton Francis Donaway

Birth
Death 10 Apr 1945 (aged 22)
Germany
Burial Millsboro, Sussex County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 50631143 · View Source
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Age 22

Son of Francis Donaway and Carolyn Davis Donaway.

Morton, who resided in Millsboro, Delaware, served as a Flight Officer & Co-Pilot on B-24H (#42-51089), 733rd Bomber Squadron, 453rd Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" when his B-24 was hit by enemy flak and crashed near Wittenberge, Germany during the war.

He had served in the Air Corps for two years and two months at the time of his death.

Service # T-063389

( Burial Location found by: Anne Cady )

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Airmen who perished on B-24H (#42-51089):

Clements, Claude M ~ Sgt, Top Turret Gunner, Virginia
Donaway, Morton F ~ FO, Co-Pilot, Delaware
Hendricks, John C ~ Sgt, Observer/Gunner, Arizona
Larriverre, Clyde R ~ Sgt, Bombardier, California
Parker, John C ~ Sgt, Left Waist Gunner, Illinois
Polokoff, Harold R 2nd Lt, Navigator, Pennsylvania
Powell, William H, Jr ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, Tennessee
Rosamond, David R ~ Sgt, Radio Operator, New Jersey

( Bio & Crew Report by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 4 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 50631143
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for FO Morton Francis Donaway (16 Jan 1923–10 Apr 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50631143, citing Millsboro Cemetery, Millsboro, Sussex County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .