Joseph Anselm Morton

Joseph Anselm Morton

Rank and Honours: Lieutenant (Naval Reserve) (SER: 32934045)
Unit(s): The United States Navy (Medical Corps)
Next of Kin/Parents: Mrs. Donna L. Morton (wife); Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Morton (parents)
Rochester, NY (wife); Brighton, NY (parents)
Date of Birth: 13 March, 1915
Date of Death (& Place): 1 November, 1944. In action in the Pacific when an enemy plane crashed on the deck of his ship
Age: 29
Burial Information: Military Cemetery on Leyte (?)

Following WWII remains repatriated to: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Rochester, NY

Further Personal Information Honour Roll College Year Book 1945-46, p.28

College Year Book 1938, p.74 Grad picture


Roll of Honour:

War Memorial – More/Fisher Slype. St. Michael’s College

War Memorial outside Chapel

St. Michael’s College School

Details have been verified from the following sources: University of Toronto Memorial Book 1939-45, p.49

Picture on the 7th page