Aviation Machinist Mate 2c Marion Daniel Colvard, US Navy Reserve, died 20 August 1944, and he is remembered on the Tablets of the Missing, East Coast Memorial, New York.
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hobbard Colvard, Kentucky Avenue, Bristol, TN.
Marion D. Colvard was aboard a P-52 which crashed approximately 25 North of Bermuda while on anti-submarine practice bombing hop. Cause of the crash is unknow. Plane and all hands aboard are missing.
Lt. (jg) Stanley C. Smith, A-V(N), USNR, 156585
Ensign Joe Billy Langhorn, A-V(N), 315668
Colvard, Marion Daniel, 6402236, AMM2c, V-6, U.S.N.R.
Whitney, Fleming (n), 5603741. AMM3c, V-6, U.S.N.R.
Haire, Will Mitchell, 6591608, S1c, V-6, U.S.N.R.
Taylor, Robert Chester, 6473950, ARM2c (CA), V-6, U.S.N.R.
Cook, Joseph Ellsworth, 6626526, AOM2c (AB), V-6, U.S.N.R.
Noel, James Lloyd, 3169316, AOM2c, U.S.N.