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Sgt Donald A Burt

Sgt Donald A Burt

Birth
Vermont, USA
Death 25 Aug 1944 (aged 26)
Burial Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England
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Memorial ID 56288258 · View Source
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Sergeant, U.S. Army Air Forces
705th Bomber Squadron, 446th Bomber Group, Heavy Service # 11085378

Entered the Service from Vermont
Missing in Action
Awards: Air Medal, Purple Heart

Donald A. Burt was born 12 Dec. 1917 at Derby, Vermont.
His parents were Jerry Arthur Burt and Erala May Scott Burt.

In 1940 the family consists of "Earla" 59, widow, laundress and Donald, 22, a mechanic. They are at Newport, Vermont.

In 1930, the family is at Newport, Vermont. Earla is 49. widow, operator in overall factory. Roger is 14 and Donald 12.

Donald enlisted in the Air Corps 27 October 1942 at Rutland, Vermont. His ill fated plane crashed into the North Sea 25 August 1944. He is listed as missing in action or buried at sea.

He was with the 705 Bomber Squad.

Gravesite Details Entered the service from Vermont.

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  • Maintained by: Barbara Ferdinand
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56288258
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Donald A Burt (11 Dec 1917–25 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56288258, citing Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Coton, South Cambridgeshire District, Cambridgeshire, England ; Maintained by Barbara Ferdinand (contributor 46944036) .