Description: WWII Death of Nassau Man in France on D Day
Date: August 15 1944
Newspaper published in: Georgetown
Source: Roger Martin Collection
Page/Column: This Week in Delaware History
Nassau, Delaware August 15 1944
Private Minos Tee Conaway, age
22, of rural Nassau, Sussex county, Delaware was killed in action on
the first day of the invasion of Southern France while serving with the
3ed Infantry Division.
Minos was the son of Minos Tyndal
Comaway amd Anna Mae Hudson Conaway of Nassau, Delaware, and was married
to Mary Burton Hazzard.
He was a rifleman serving in Company
K, 7th Infantry Regiment of the 3rd Division, U. S. Army. He was awarded
a Purple Heart Medal.
Minos Tee Conaway is buried in the Whites Chapel Methodist Cemetery , Sussex County, Delaware.