Donald Maurice Queen

Korean War
Service #13376776
RankPrivate First Class U.S. Army
Date of DeathDecember 20 1952
National Defense Service Medal
Private First Class Queen was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Private First Class Queen was a member of 44th Reconnaissance Company, 44th Infantry Division, stationed at Ft. Lewis, Washington. On December 20, 1952, he was a passenger on a C-124 Globemaster transport departing Larson Air Force Base, Grant, Washington. The aircraft crashed on take off. Ninety personnel on board perished.