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F/O Morton Francis Donaway

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F/O Morton Francis Donaway

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

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

Son of Francis Donaway and Carolyn Davis Donaway.

( 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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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

Son of Francis Donaway and Carolyn Davis Donaway.

( 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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