||Fire Controlman, Second Class
||238 60 67
||December 20, 1919
||Medusa, Rensselaerville, Albany County, New York
||USS Cisco (SS-290)
||September 28, 1943
||In the Sulu Sea west of Mindanao, Philippine
||Probably sunk by air and surface attack
Donald was also entitled to wear the Good Conduct Medal, the American Campaign Medal, the Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal,
the World War II Victory Medal, and the American Defense Service Medal. He was serving on the light cruiser USS St. Louis (CL-49) in Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
Some sources list his birth date as June 7, 1919.
Photo and information courtesy of Gary Abrams, cousin.
Pre-WWII Post-WWII Sources
Abrams, Donald Bradley