Maj Frank Moore Ross

Maj Frank Moore Ross

Birth
Pennsylvania, USA
Death 11 Apr 1944 (aged 27)
France
Burial Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 53936536 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Son of Frank Ross and Edith Francis Ross.

Frank, who resided at 222 South Main Street, Smyrna, Delaware, served as a Major in the 356th Fighter Squadron, 9th Air Force, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on August 5, 1940, prior to the war, in Wilmington, Delaware. He was noted as being employed as a Baker and also as Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" while leading a mission over France during the war.

He had served in the Air Corps for five years and was decorated with the Distinquished Flying Cross, Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, and a Purple Heart.

Service # 12012138


Sponsored by Ancestry

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 20 Jun 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 53936536
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Frank Moore Ross (16 Feb 1917–11 Apr 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 53936536, citing Odd Fellows Cemetery, Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .