Keva Morris

Company A 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry

4th Infantry Division

DOW 06/15/1944

 

 

Keva Morris was born in New York on November 16, 1920. He enlisted in the Army
on January 26, 1942. His home of residence was listed as Brooklyn, New York, and
his civilian occupation was listed as shipping clerk. He had completed three years of
High School and was married.

Private Morris died on June 15, 1944 of wounds received in action in France on June 8, 1944,
during 1st Battalion's attack against the Germany costal battery at Crisbecq, France.

 

Keva Morris was buried in the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #1 at Carentan, France and some time later
his remains were returned to the United States where he was
reinterred in New York on May 20, 1948.

 

Burial:
Long Island National Cemetery
Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: H, 8405

 

Grave marker for Keva Morris

Photo by GLENN from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 


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