Pvt Cummings was born in 1923 in Minnesota and was killed in action June 6, 1944 during the Airborne invasion of Normandy.|
Pvt Cummings enlisted on Feb 15, 1942 at Fort Snelling, Mn. His enlistment records states Donn was a high school graduate.
Pvt Cummings was awarded the Purple Heart Medal and the Croix de Guerre Unit Citation [French].
Pvt Cummings is interred at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, MN at Section 7350 Site C-1.