D. A. Ellis

Korean War
RankLieutenant U.S. Navy
Date of DeathOctober 6 1952
National Defense Service Medal
Lieutenant Ellis was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Lieutenant Ellis was a crew member of a PB4Y-2S Privateer patrol bomber with Patrol Bomber Squadron 24, based at Naval Air Station Argentia, Newfoundland. On October 6, 1952 during bad weather, the aircraft crashed killing six crewmen.