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2Lt Ezra Mark Cuny

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2Lt Ezra Mark Cuny

Birth
Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 18 Aug 1944 (aged 25)
India
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot Section C Site 854
Memorial ID 56128077 View Source
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His parents were Leopold and Bertha (Wunderlich) Cuny. He grew up in Chicago and attended Sabin Junior High School.

Cuny was the navigator on B-24J #42-73080, assigned to the 10th Air Force, 7th Bombardment Group, 492nd Bombardment Squadron. They crashed on final approach to Kurmitola airbase in India, having flown from Kunming China. All aboard, except the co-pilot, were killed.

Cuny received the Purple Heart.

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Illinois.


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  • Maintained by: dfr
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56128077
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/56128077/ezra-mark-cuny : accessed ), memorial page for 2Lt Ezra Mark Cuny (18 Feb 1919–18 Aug 1944), Find a Grave Memorial ID 56128077, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by dfr (contributor 47109209) .