Morton G. Edwards
Captain, United States Air Force
Born November 4, 1924
Captain, U.S. Air Force
Service Number AO716392
Killed in Action
Died October 25, 1951 in Korea
Captain Edwards was a crew member of a B-29A Superfortress with the 372th Bomber Squadron, 307th Bomber Wing based at Kadena Air Base, Okinawa.
On October 25, 1951, while on a combat mission,
his aircraft was attacked by enemy MiGs and he was killed on board. Captain
Edwards was awarded the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United
Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential
Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Photo By M. R. Patterson, December 2004