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Donald E. Simpson

Died in the service of our country
Branch of Service: Navy
Hometown: Bergenfield
Rank: Seaman, Second Class
Date of casualty: Monday, March 19, 1945
Dedication: Simpson Court, Bergenfield
Medals:
Purple Heart

Other webpages:
World War II


About Donald E.: The Japanese planes sank his ship The USS Benjamin Franklin in the mid 1943. He inlisted with his twin brother David. when they were 16 year old High School students. Donals was 17 when he died.

Buried Honolulu Memorial Cemetery, Honolulu, HI, USA


The Veterans section was created and maintained by
Eva DeMaggio Gallione, BHS '64 and Joseph DiMaggio, BHS'67