In Loving Memory Of

Donald D. Kneessi

(1913 - 1993)




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Date of Birth:  November 15, 1913


Date of Death:  March 07, 1993


Dates Aboard the USS Inaugural:  12/30/44 - 02/15/46


December 1944 Rank:  Ensign (1st Lieutenant) (see ranks section)


Life After WWII:  Lifelong Washington D.C. resident, retired merchant.  He founded the Kneessi sporting goods store on Connecticut Avenue in Washington D.C. in the early 1940s and co-founded the Kneessi & Adler men's clothing store on 15th Street NW in the mid-1940s. He retired in the late1950s.


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