Doneff, John Lincoln, ENS

box-36-ww2-doneff-john.jpg

Title

Doneff, John Lincoln, ENS

Subject

Doneff, John L.

Description

Military portrait of John "Bucket" Doneff, descriptive text beneath
Cause of Death: Killed in the line of duty in the Battle of Tassafaronga, Southwest Pacific. The USS Doneff was named in his honor (See The Naval History and Heritage Command for more information)

Date of Death: 11-30-1942 (photo incorrectly lists 12-1942) 

Military Branch: Navy

Creator

Denison University

Source

In Memory of Those Denison Men Who Gave Their Lives to Our Country, 1941-1945, Gift of the Class of 1945, Vol. I; Box 36; Sub-Series R Alumni by Class; Series L Alumni; RG 10 University Relations and Development; Denision University Archives and Special Collections, Granville, Ohio.

Publisher

Denison University Archives & Special Collections

Date

1945

Contributor

Pantle, Kristen

Rights

Denison University Archives & Special Collections

Format

Matted Photograph, 8"x10"

Language

English

Type

Image

Citation

Denison University, “Doneff, John Lincoln, ENS ,” Digital Exhibits | Denison University Archives & Special Collections, accessed June 15, 2021, http://exhibits.denisonarchives.org/items/show/1285.