John D. Donaway

Company C 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 12/02/1944

 

 

John D. Donaway was born in New York on December 24, 1910.

He served in Company F 102nd Engineers of the New York National Guard from
December 1, 1931 through November 4, 1935.

John D. Donaway was drafted into the Army on April 21, 1944 at Fort Thomas, Newport, Kentucky.
His home of residence was listed as Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio and his civilian occupation was
listed as Policemen And Detectives, Public Service. He had completed grammar school and
was married. His religion was listed as Protestant.

Private Donaway was killed in action in Germany during the Battle of the Hürtgen Forest
on December 2, 1944.

 

 

Burial:
Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery and Memorial
Henri-Chapelle
Liege, Belgium
Plot H Row 10 Grave 36

 

Grave marker for John D. Donaway

Photo by Des Philippet from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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