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Biography
 
Morton Brooks 1 Morton Brooks at hospital
Morton before going overseas, on a 3 day pass At a hospital after being liberated
 
Speaking to a class
Morton speaks to high school students about being a POW
Last Name:
BROOKS
First Name Middle Initial:
MORTON D
Nick Name:
Street:  7735 CHERRY BLOSSOM  ST City & State: BOYNTON BEACH, FL E-Mail:  MORTOBY@AOL.COM
Zip: 33437 Phone:  (561) 738-1848 Spouse: SELMA
Conflict: WW II Service Branch: ARMY Unit: 42 DIV CO C 242 INF REGT
Theater: ETO Where Captured: FRANCE Date Captured: 01/09/45
Camps Held In: Stalag 9B BERGA, ELSER How Long Interned: 107 days
Liberated / repatriated: liberated Date Liberated: 04/26/45 Age at Capture: 19
Medals Received: GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL, BRONZE STAR, PURPLE HEART MEDAL, POW MEDAL
Military Job: INFANTRYMAN Company: SELF EMPLOYED
Occupation after War:  PHYSIOLOGIST

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