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2Lt Michael Abate

2Lt Michael Abate

Death 16 Apr 1944
At Sea
Burial Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
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Memorial ID 56308617 · View Source
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Michael served as a Second Lieutenant on B-24J #42-78217, in the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II.

He resided in New York County, New York prior to the war.

Michael was declared "Missing In Action" over the Caribbean Sea on a flight between
Trinidad and British Guiana during the war.

He was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 0-703915

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )


Airmen who perished on B-24J #42-78217:

Abate, Michael ~ 2nd Lt, New York
Brabham, Arthur C ~ S/Sgt, Louisiana
Buchanan, Robert C ~ Sgt, Indiana
Chuby, William ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, New York
Curtiss, Vance T ~ 2nd Lt, Washington
Duckett, James A ~ Sgt, Georgia
Fellers, Richard H ~ Sgt, South Carolina
Lowe, Walter ~ 2nd Lt, Michigan
Smith, Gordon E ~ S/Sgt, New York
Snider, Herbert E ~ Sgt, Ohio

( Crew Report by: Tim Cook )





  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 7 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56308617
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for 2Lt Michael Abate (unknown–16 Apr 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56308617, citing East Coast Memorial, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .